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

Girma, Haben, 1988- (author.).
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  • 6 of 15 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

2 current holds with 15 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main 92 GIR (Text) 36803001097430 BIOGRAPHY Available -
Covington-Veedersburg PL - Covington 921 GIR (Text) 32572000578773 CVBPLC Adult Nonfiction Checked out 09/06/2019
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville B Gir (Text) 32604000206278 DCTPLD AD New Non-Fiction Checked out 09/03/2019
Jay Co PL - Portland B G5257 (Text) 76383000470365 Adult New Shelf, B In process -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library YA B GI (Text) 30477101317539 Young Adult: New Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon B GIRMA (Text) 34330513351040 Adult - New Non-Fiction Available -
Mitchell Comm. PL - Mitchell 921 GIR (Text) 36823001690943 New Books Checked out 08/27/2019
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 921 GIR (Text) 37323005507655 NEW-BKS Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library B GIR (Text) 78551000542936 Biography Checked out 09/06/2019
Peabody PL - Columbia City LEASED NON-FICTION 340 GIRMA (Text) 30403002374049 Adult - Non-Fiction Bestseller Available -
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Record details

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

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
When they took my father -- The expeditions begin -- War -- Gender and a load of bull -- Key be 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 parents 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 -- Kicking butt, legally speaking -- The White House ADA celebration -- Epilogue -- A brief guide to increasing access for people with disabilities.
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." -- From Amazon.com summary.
Subject: Girma, Haben, 1988-
Lawyers with disabilities > United States > Biography.
Women lawyers > United States > Biography.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / People with Disabilities.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Social Activists.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women.
Genre: Autobiographies.

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