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Then Came a Miracle

By: Bigger, Jama K.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Ada, MI, U.S.A., Fleming H. Revell Company: 1981

Seller ID: 005414


Hardcover. Fleming H. Revell, 1982. In very good condition. She was a teenager when she jumped in a pool and broke her neck. They said she'd never walk. Inch by inch, she proved them wrong. View more info

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Breaking Clean

By: Blunt, Judy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Westminister, Maryland, U.S.A., Alfred a Knopf Inc: 2002

Seller ID: 013873


Hardcover. Knopf, 2002, stated first edition. In near fine condition. She tells of her life on a ranch, from youth to adult. View more info

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The Days of Mars: A Memoir, 1940-1946

By: Bryher

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich: 1972

Seller ID: 015794


Hardcover. Harcourt, Brace, Jovanovich, 1972, stated first edition. In very good condition with a good DJ, has edgewear. "In warime the only things that matter are a blanket, some food, and one's friends." View more info

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The Boy at the Gate: A Memoir

By: Danny Ellis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Arcade Publishing: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 022155


Hardcover. He'd left the past behind and moved on. But one night his memories betray him and he returns to the past... View more info

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The Big-Little World of Doc Pritham

By: Dorothy Clarke Wilson

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Blacklick, Ohio, U.S.A., McGraw-Hill: 1971

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000728


Hardcover. McGraw Hill, 1971, first edition. In near fine condition, DJ shows edgewear. The memoirs of a doctor in a small town in Maine. View more info

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Epitaph to 'Nickle Eck': Childhood Mischief in Wartime Birmingham

By: Eric Yates

Price: $8.00

Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform: 2014

Seller ID: 022151


Trade paperback. Upper left corner is bruised from shipping. Interior is clean and bright. During the second world war, there ordinary families living in poverty, playing children's games and there was black market profiteering. View more info

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Long Time, No See

By: Finke, Beth

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Champaign, IL, U.S.A., University of Illinois Press: 2003

Seller ID: 007559


Hardcover, review copy. University of Illinois Press, 2003, first. In very good+ condition, review information glued to front fly leaf, bottom of the book stamped "Complimentary Copy, Not For Resale." Juevenile diabetes, blindness, and her tragedies and triumps. View more info

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Home at Last : How Two Young Women with Profound Intellectual and Multiple Disabilities Achieved Their Own Home

By: Fitton, Pat; O'Brien, Carol; Wilson, Jean

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Jessica Kingsley Publishers: 1995

Seller ID: 005413


Trade paperback, ex-library. Jessica Kingsley, 1995. In very good condition, usual library markings. How two young women with profound intellectual and multiple disabilities achieved their own home. View more info

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After Long Silence : A Memoir

By: Fremont, Helen

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Delacorte Press: 2000

Seller ID: 001007


Trade paperback. Delta, 2000, first. In near fine condition. Helen was raised as a Roman Catholic. It wasn't until she was an adult practicing law in Boston that she discovered her parents were Jewish. View more info

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.And a Credit to His Race

By: Gerald Astor

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Saturday Review Press: 1974

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 001740


Hardcover, ex-library. E P Dutton, first, 1974. In good condition, usual library markings. The hard life and times of Joseph Louis Barrow, a.k.a. Joe Louis. View more info

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Merry Widow

By: Grace Nies Fletcher

Price: $8.00

Seller ID: 005425


Hardcover. Wm Morrow, 1970. In good condition, DJ wear. Widowed at 60, Mrs. Fletcher refused to sit on the shelf. This is her light-hearted account of the global adventures that ensued. View more info

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Autobiography of a Face

By: Grealy, Lucy

Price: $8.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Houghton Mifflin Company: 1994

Seller ID: 005437


Hardcover, ex-library. Houghton Mifflin, 1994. In near fine condition, usual library markings. She spent five years of her life being treated for cancer, then she spent the next fifteen years of her life being treated for nothing but looking different. View more info

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The Secrets of the Notebook: A Woman's Quest to Uncover Her Royal Family Secret

By: Haas, Eve

Price: $18.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Arcade Publishing: 2013

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 022152


Hardcover. Even after the war looking for secrets isn't safe... View more info

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Second Sight

By: Hine, Robert V.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Ewing, New Jersey, U.S.A., Univ of California Pr: 1993

Seller ID: 011725


Hardcover, ex-library. University of California Press, 1993. In very good condition, usual library markings, some color removed from DJ with tag. Imagine being blind for years and then regaining your sight! View more info

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The Face of All the World is Changed

By: Ida E Whitten

Price: $12.00

Seller ID: 011726


Hardcover, ex-library. Scott Zoller, 1990. In very good condition, usual library markings, preface has some soiling on page edge. An autobiography study with the focus on stuttering. An 88 year old lady looks back at her life and the effect stuttering had on it. View more info