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Helen and teacher : the story of Helen Keller and Anne Sullivan Macy / Joseph P. Lash.


New York : Delacorte Press, [1980] .
ISBN 0440036542, 9780440036548

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Subjects Deafblind women -- United States -- Biography.
Deafblind women.
Enseignants de sourds-aveugles -- États-Unis -- Biographies.
Keller, Helen Adams, 1880-1968.
Keller, Helen, 1880-1968.
Keller, Helen.
Macy, Anne Sullivan, 1866-1936.
Sourds-aveugles -- États-Unis -- Biographies.
Sullivan, Annie, 1866-1936.
Sullivan, Annie.
Teachers of deafblind people -- United States -- Biography.
Teachers of deafblind people.
United States.
Series Radcliffe biography series.
Description xiv, 811 pages, [20] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Copyright Date [1980]
©1980
Notes "A Merloyd Lawrence book."
Includes bibliographical references (pages 787-789) and index.
Summary Portrays the lives and relationships of Helen Keller and Anne Sullivan Macy from the 1860s and Anne Sullivan's childhood in an almshouse, through the decades of international fame, to Helen's death in 1968.
Contents Annie: The making of Annie Sullivan ; Boston, Perkins and Samuel Gridley Howe ; The taming of "Miss Spitfire" -- Teacher and Helen: The key is turned ; No room for a lover ; The conquest of Boston ; Helen finds a vocation; Annie almost loses hers ; Expulsion from Eden ; The break with Anagnos ; No one can refuse Helen ; The conquest of New York ; Another schoolmaster meets his Waterloo at the hands of Annie -- Helen and teacher: My teacher, my self ; Radcliffe: class of 1904 ; Helen writes a classic ; A triumph dearly bought -- Helen and teacher and John: Extraordinary triangle ; A successful book - more doubts ; A winsome woman and some benefactors ; "I must speak" ; The red flag ; End of the Wrentham triangle -- Helen and teacher and Polly: Socialist Joan of Arc ; Helen in love ; Separation from teacher ; Helen goes to Hollywood ; On the vaudeville circuit ; A proposal for marriage ; Campaign for the blind ; Teacher's last confrontation ; "Six hands" ; The dupe of words ; Teacher's descent into darkness ; Death of teacher -- Helen and Polly: Helen without teacher ; "Anything Helen Keller is for, I am for" - F. D. R. ; "The crowing experience of my life" ; A mind of her own ; True and false fears ; Tempest in a teapot -- Helen: "Helen's aloneness does not bear thinking about" ; "As long as I have breath" ; Epilogue: Helen's religion.
Genre Biography.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5830528
(OCoLC)ocm05830528
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Lash, Joseph P., 1909-1987.
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