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Haben : the deafblind woman who conquered Harvard Law / Haben Girma.

Girma, Haben, 1988- (author.).

Available copies

  • 23 of 23 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 23 total copies.

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Andrews-Dallas PL - Andrews BIOGRAPHY Girma (Text) 73351000054710 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main 92 GIR (Text) 36803001097430 BIOGRAPHY Available -
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Covington 921 GIR (Text) 32572000578773 CVBPLC Adult Nonfiction Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville B Gir (Text) 32604000206278 DCTPLD AD Non-Fiction Available -
Eckhart PL - Main 305.908 GIR (Text) 840191002733171 Adult Nonfiction - Upper Level Available -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL B GIR (Text) 38217000698452 Biographies Available -
Hussey-Mayfield Mem. PL - Zionsville B GIRMA, HABEN GIRMA (Text) 33946003565293 Biographies . End of Nonfiction section . 2nd Floor Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library B GIRMA, HABEN (Text) 37500004679839 Biographies Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland B G5257 (Text) 76383000470365 Adult Biographies Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 921 GIRM (Text) 39391006958571 Nonfiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781538728727
  • ISBN: 1538728729
  • Physical Description: vi, 277 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations, color map ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First Edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Twelve, 2019.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- When they took my father -- The expeditions begin -- War -- Gender and a load of bull -- Key by key -- Dancing in enchanted hills -- Dishing up trouble -- Water fights in the desert -- Lost in the African night -- Guarding a secret from the village -- The latrine -- Untangling love and control -- The chapter my parent's shouldn't read -- Play like no one's watching -- A positive blindness philosophy -- I don't believe fairy tales, except this one -- Ableism and the art of blind PB&J -- Never, ever, run from a bear -- Alaska gives me the cold, harsh truth -- The little dog that makes earthquakes -- Love is following me up an iceberg -- The first deafblind student at Harvard Law School -- Kicking butt, legally speaking -- The White House ADA celebration -- Epilogue.
Summary, etc.:
The incredible life story of Haben Girma, the first deafblind graduate of Harvard Law School, and her amazing journey from isolation to the world stage.
Subject: Girma, Haben, 1988-
Lawyers with disabilities > United States > Biography.
Women lawyers > United States > Biography.

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