Ascent : : how one quadriplegic fought for a full life and soared

Title Ascent : : how one quadriplegic fought for a full life and soared
Names McGhie, Bruce.
Book Number DBC06152
Medium Digital Book
Annotation In his memoir, Bruce McGhie writes of his life as a quadriplegic in a pre-handicap accessible world, after a tragic Air Force accident at age 22 that left him critically injured. Bruce overcame a variety of physical and psychological challenges and eventually fulfilled a 25-year-dream to be a licensed glider pilot, using hand controls that he helped to develop.
Narrator Silver, Harold.
Local Subject Adventure - Nonfiction - ADN
Biography - Disabilities - BID
Inspiration - INSP
LC Subject Gliders (Aeronautics) - Piloting
Quadriplegics - United States - Biography
Autobiographies
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Nonfiction
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Language English
Title Status Download or request duplication
Publication Info Connecticut Volunteer Services for the Blind and Handicapped, Inc., CVSBH - Hartford studio. New York 2007 Ruder Finn Press
Original Publication Recorded from: New York : Ruder Finn Press, 2007. 9781932646283
Audience Notes A NLS/BPH
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