A Place of Their Own
Creating the Deaf Community in AmericaBook - 1989
Using original sources, this unique book focuses on the Deaf community during the nineteenth century. Largely through schools for the deaf, deaf people began to develop a common language and a sense of community. A Place of Their Own brings the perspective of history to bear on the reality of deafness and provides fresh and important insight into the lives of Deaf Americans.
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Gallaudet University Press, 1989
Characteristics: xii, 212 p. : ill. ; 23 cm