Dwarfs Persons Books
Books con argomento Dwarfs Persons
edizioni Clarion Books collana Clarion Books (Hardcover), 2011
When Charles S. Stratton was born in 1838, he was a large baby, perfect in every way. But then he stopped growing. At age four, though a happy and mischievous child, he was just over two feet tall and weighed only fifteen pounds?the exact same size he had been as a seven-month-old baby. It was then that the notorious...
The Queen's Prophet
edizioni Turner Pub Co collana Turner Pub Co (Paperback), 2017
Dyball Rennie (CON)
edizioni Plume collana Plume (Paperback), 2012
?It's okay with me if you picked up this book because you're curious about what it's like to live with dwarfism. But I hope that you'll take away much more?about adapting to the world when it won't adapt to you.”?from Dwarf A memoir of grit and transformation for anyone who has been told something was impossible...
In the Company of the Courtesan
edizioni Random House Inc collana Random House Inc (Paperback), 2007
My lady, Fiammetta Bianchini, was plucking her eyebrows and biting color into her lips when the unthinkable happened and the Holy Roman Emperor’s army blew a hole in the wall of God’s eternal city, letting in a flood of half-starved, half-crazed troops bent on pillage and punishment.Thus begins In the Company of the...
In Our Hearts We Were Giants
edizioni Da Capo Pr collana Da Capo Pr (Paperback), 2005
This remarkable, never-before-told account of the Ovitz family, seven of whose ten members were dwarfs, bears witness to the best and worst of humanity and to the terrible irony of the Ovitzes' fate: being burdened with dwarfism helped them endure the Holocaust. Through dogged research and interviews with Perla, the...