Out of Darkness: The Story of Louis Braille

by Russell Freedman, Kate Kiesler

A biography of the modest Frenchman who, after being blinded at the age of three, went on to develop a system of raised dots on paper that enabled blind people to read and write.

  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN-13/ EAN: 9780395968888
  • ISBN-10: 0395968887
  • Pages: 96
  • Publication Date: 09/20/1999
  • Carton Quantity: 48

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  • About the Book
    A biography of the modest Frenchman who, after being blinded at the age of three, went on to develop a system of raised dots on paper that enabled blind people to read and write.

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    "An extremely well-written and informative book that tells about Braille's life and the development of his alphabet system for the blind. . . . An entertaining and fascinating look at a remarkable man." School Library Journal, Starred

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