12 Political Leaders with Disabilities


Tammy Duckworth is a hero of the Iraq war and the first female amputee to serve in the US Senate. Norway's prime minister since 2013, Erna Solberg has dyslexia. Lenin Moreno, a wheelchair user since being shot in the back during a robbery, was elected president of Ecuador in 2017. This book spotlights 12 political leaders who rose to power despite their disabilities. Each chapter includes attention-grabbing photos and fascinating facts. Sidebars go beyond the basics, and prompts invite readers to think for themselves.

ISBN Number
9781632357564
Trim Size
7" x 9"
Binding Type
Library Bound
Number of Pages
32
Author
Susan Perry
Publisher
Bookstaves
Copyright Date
2019
Dewey Number
920
Reading Level
3-5
Guided Level
T