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Author Haggerty, Colleen.

Title A leg to stand on : an amputee's walk into motherhood / Colleen Haggerty.

Publication Info. Berkley, California : She Writes Press, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    92 HAGGERTY,C    Available
Description 233 pages ; 22 cm.
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Summary Haggerty recounts her life as a disabled woman, from redefining herself as a young woman after tragedy, fierce and able, but haunted by hard choices and suppressed grief to choosing marriage and motherhood. That choice comes at great cost to the physical freedom Haggerty has fought for, but ultimately she redemption, fulfillment, and self-acceptance in the bargain.
Subject Haggerty, Colleen.
Amputees -- United States -- Biography.
Mothers -- United States -- Biography.
ISBN 9781631529238

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