A sporting chance : how Ludwig Guttman created the Paralympic Games / Lori Alexander ; illustrated by Allan Drummond.
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|Thorntown PL - Thorntown||J 796.0456 ALE (Text)||30034001359044||Easy Room Books||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781662255618
- Physical Description: 114 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
- Publisher: Solon, Ohio : Findaway World, LLC, 
- Copyright: ©2020.
Issued as a Wonderbook, a pre-loaded audiobook player permanently attached to a hardcover book.
Powered by a rechargeable battery; USB charger required for recharging.
Audiobook player has 2 modes. Read-Along mode narrates the story. Learning mode asks questions related to the story.
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages 101-106) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
An ailment not to be treated -- Headstrong -- The miner -- A return to medicine -- Growing tension -- Night of Broken Glass -- Years of change -- Ludwig's incurables -- The return of hope -- A game changer -- The Stoke Mandeville Games -- Wheels in motion -- One good thing -- Going for gold -- Timeline of events.
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Read by Neil Hellegers.
"Telling the inspiring story behind the creation of the Paralympics, this chapter book biography artfully combines archival photos, full-color illustrations, and a riveting narrative to honor the life of Ludwig Guttman, whose work profoundly changed so many lived"-- Provided by publisher.
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