March 18. 2002

Autobiographies: Disability

by Anthony Tusler

Wells, Justin Narrative and reflections of Justin Wells 1852 C. H. Pierce
Wells, J. Narrative and Reflections, compiled from manuscripts written by himself 1852 published for the propietor, C. H. Peirce
Hall, Harriet Ware Book for Friends 1888 Hall, Harriet Ware
Smith, Kitteie My life story 1906
Sullivan, Joe F. Unheard cry, the 1914 Smith & Lamar
Higgens, H. R. Cloud and sunshine: an autobiographical sketch of Miss H. R. Higgens, Enlarged Edition 1918 Sunday School Union of Victoria
Dandridge, Raymond Garfield Poet and other poems, the 1920 self
Walter, Ellery World on one leg 1928 G P Putman's Sons
Wallace, Archer Overcoming Handicaps 1931 Richard R. Smith & Co
Carlson, Earl R. Born that way 1941 John Day Co.
Hathaway, Katherine Butler Little locksmith, the 1942 Coward-McAnn
Baker, Louise Out on a limb 1946 Whittlesey House, McGraw Hill
Walder, Turnley Rise Up And Walk 1950 Story Press/Dutton
Viscardi, Henry, Jr. Man's stature, a 1952 Paul S. Eriksson
Lancet Disabilities: And how to live with them 1952 R. & R. Clakr
Marshall, Allan I can jump puddles 1955 Cheshire
Brown, Eleanor G., PhD Corridors of light 1958 Antioch Press
Viscardi, Henry Give us the Tools: The Inspiring Story of America's Most Incredible People 1959 Eriksson-Taplinger Co., Inc
Stingley, Darryl with Mulvoy, Mark Darryl Stingley: happy to be alive 1963 Beaufort Books Inc
Kriegel, Leonard. The Long Walk Home 1964 Appleton-Century
Wilson, Dorothy Clarke Handicap race: the inspiring story of Roger Arnett 1967 Mcgraw Hill
Steensma, Juliana Quality of Mercy, The 1969 John Knox Press
Epstein, June Mermaid on Wheels: The Story of Margaret Lester 1969 Taplinger Publishing Company
Reward for Courage ...Success Stories of Handicapped Veterans 1970 U.S. Government Printing Office
Newton, Coy Bascom Love that dares 1971 Piedmont Press
Brown, Christy. The Childhood Story Of Christy Brown (previously entitled My Left Foot) 1972 Pan Books
Kirkendall, Don & Warren, Mary Phraner Bottom high to the crowd: one man's fight against a crippling disease 1973 Walker & Co.
Kovic, Ron. Born on the Fourth of July. 1976 McGraw Hill.
Brickner, Richard P. My second twenty years: an unexpected life 1976 Basic Books, Inc.
Cohen, Shirley Special people 1977 Prentice-Hall
Eareckson, Joni & Estes, Steve Step further, a 1978 Zondervan Pub. House
Schultze, Russell S., with Balla, Willetta J. How Many Mountains?: A Valiant Pilgrimage Against Pain and Misunderstnading 1980 Broadman Press
Millman Such a Pretty Face: Being Fat in America 1980 W. W. Norton & Co.
Frost, Wally Yes we can! One family's triumph over insurmountable odds 1981 Regal Books
Zola, I.K. Ed. Handicapped in literature, ordinary lives: Voices of disability and disease 1982 Applewood Books
Zola, I. K. Missing Pieces: A Chronicle Of Living With A Disability 1982 Temple University Press
Zola, I. K. Missing Pieces: A Chronicle Of Living With A Disability 1982 Temple University Press
Bogdan, Robert & Taylor, Steven Inside out: Two first-person accounts of what it means to be labeled 'Mentally Retarded" 1982 University Of Toronto Press
Locker, David Disability and disadvantage: the consequences of chronic illness 1983 Tavistock
Sacks, Oliver Leg to stand on, A 1984 Summit Books
Milam, Lorenzo W. Cripple Liberation Front Marching Band, the 1984 Mho and Mho Works
Mehta, Ved Sound shadows of the new world 1985 Norton Publishing
King, Mike Mike King story, The 1985 Good Books
Nolan, Christopher Under the eye of the clock: the life story of Christopher Nolan 1987 New York
Murphy, Robert F. Body Silent, The 1987 Henry Holt and Company
Mehta, Ved Stolen light, The: continents of exile 1987 Norton Publishing
Breitha, Olivia Robello Olivia: my life of exile in Kalaupapa 1988 Arizona Memorial Museum Association
Callahan, J. Don't Worry, He Won't Get Far On Foot: The Autobiography of a Dangerous Man 1989 Vantage Books.
Bellarosa, James A Problem of Plumbing 1989 John Daniel and Co
Beisser MD, Arnold R. Flying without wings: personal reflections on being disabled 1989 Doubleday
Mairs, Nancy Carnal acts 1990 Harper Collins
Hull, John M. Touching the rock: an experience of blindness 1990 Pantheon Books
Finger, Anne Past Due: A Story of Disability, Pregnancy, and Birth 1990 Seal Press
Dorris, Michael. The Broken Cord 1990 Harper & Row
Beisser MD, Arnold R. A graceful passage: notes on the freedom to live or die 1990 Bantam Books
Kriegel, Leonard Falling in life-essays 1991 North Point
Oppenheim, Garret; with Oppenheim, Gwen The golden handicap: a spiritual quest: a polio victim asks, "Why?" and turns his life around 1993 A.R.E. Press
Milan, Lorenzo Wilson CripZen: a manual for survival 1993 Mho and Mho Works
Weimer, Joan Back Talk: Teaching Lost Selves to Speak 1994 Random House
Panzarino, Connie The me in the mirror 1994 Seal Press
MacFarlane, Ellen Burstein with Burstein, Patricia Legwork: an inspiring journey through a chronic illness 1994 Charles Scribners & Sons
Keith, Lois "What happened to you?" Writing by disabled women 1994 New Press
Grealy, Lucy Autobiography of a face 1994 Houghton Mifflin Company
Sheed, Wilfred In love with daylight: a memoir of recovery 1995 Simon and Schuster
Little, Jan If it weren't for the honor-I'd rather have walked 1995 Accent
Hockenberry, John Moving Violations: War Zones, Wheelchairs, and Declarations of Independence 1995 Hyperion
Grandin, Temple Thinking in pictures and other reports from my life with autism 1995 Vintage Books
Morehead, Deborah Betts Don't Tell Me I Can't: A Biography of Kathleen DeSilva 1996 Port City Press
Fries, Kenny Body, remember: a memoir 1997 Dutton
Bauby, Jean-Dominique Diving Bell and the Butterfly 1997 Alfred A Knopf
Kuusisto, Stephen Planet of the Blind 1998 Bantam Doubleday Dell
Gallagher, Hugh Gregory Black bird fly away 1998 Vandamere Press
Fries, Kenny Staring Back: The Disability Experience from the Inside Out 1998
Brock, Walter If I Can't Do It... 1998 Fanlight Productions
Fiffer, Steve Three Quarters, Two Dimes, and a Nickel - A Memoir of Becoming Whole 1999
Michalko, Rob Difference Disability Makes, The 2002 Temple University Press
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