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Wheels of courage : how paralyzed veterans from World War II invented wheelchair sports, fought for disability rights, and inspired a nation

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Based on veterans' first-hand accounts, the author shares paralyzed WWII veterans' experiences pioneering the sport of wheelchair basketball, as well as their post-war life experiences and their impact on the disability rights movement.

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Lyons Public Library 796.32 DAV (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52141300574992
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01/30/2021
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035 . ‡a(OCoLC)1130366414
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1001 . ‡aDavis, David, ‡d1962- ‡eauthor.
24510. ‡aWheels of courage : ‡bhow paralyzed veterans from World War II invented wheelchair sports, fought for disability rights, and inspired a nation / ‡cDavid Davis.
250 . ‡aFirst edition.
264 1. ‡aNashville [Tennessee] ; ‡aNew York : ‡bCenter Street, ‡c2020.
300 . ‡a394 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : ‡billustrations ; ‡c24 cm
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent
336 . ‡astill image ‡bsti ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡bn ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡bnc ‡2rdacarrier
504 . ‡aIncludes bibliographical references and index.
520 . ‡aBased on veterans' first-hand accounts, the author shares paralyzed WWII veterans' experiences pioneering the sport of wheelchair basketball, as well as their post-war life experiences and their impact on the disability rights movement.
650 0. ‡aWheelchair basketball ‡xHistory.
650 0. ‡aParalytics ‡zUnited States ‡vAnecdotes.
650 0. ‡aWorld War, 1939-1945 ‡xVeterans ‡vAnecdotes.
650 0. ‡aPeople with disabilities ‡xCivil rights ‡zUnited States.
905 . ‡ukriedener
901 . ‡a22023345 ‡bOCoLC ‡c629217 ‡tbiblio ‡soclc

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