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The Resource A sporting chance : how Ludwig Guttmann created the Paralympic games, Lori Alexander ; illustrated by Allan Drummond

A sporting chance : how Ludwig Guttmann created the Paralympic games, Lori Alexander ; illustrated by Allan Drummond

Label
A sporting chance : how Ludwig Guttmann created the Paralympic games
Title
A sporting chance
Title remainder
how Ludwig Guttmann created the Paralympic games
Statement of responsibility
Lori Alexander ; illustrated by Allan Drummond
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Telling the inspiring human 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 Guttmann, whose work profoundly changed so many lives"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
LBSOR/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alexander, Lori
Dewey number
796.04/56
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • Ages: 7 to 10
  • Grades: 4 to 6
LC call number
GV722.5.P37
LC item number
A54 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Drummond, Allan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Guttmann, Ludwig
  • Paralympic Games
  • Neurologists
  • Jews, German
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A sporting chance : how Ludwig Guttmann created the Paralympic games, Lori Alexander ; illustrated by Allan Drummond
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 101-106) and index
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
114 pages
Isbn
9781328580795
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2019007462
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
20909452
Label
A sporting chance : how Ludwig Guttmann created the Paralympic games, Lori Alexander ; illustrated by Allan Drummond
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 101-106) and index
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
114 pages
Isbn
9781328580795
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2019007462
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
20909452

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