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8 edition of A special kind of hero found in the catalog.

A special kind of hero

Chris Burke"s own story

by Chris Burke

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Published by Doubleday in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Burke, Chris, 1965-,
    • Life goes on (Television program),
    • People with disabilities on television,
    • Television actors and actresses -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      StatementChris Burke and Jo Beth McDaniel.
      ContributionsMcDaniel, Jo Beth.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN2287.B79 A3 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 248 p. :
      Number of Pages248
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2027489M
      ISBN 100385416458
      LC Control Number91003536


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A special kind of hero: Chris Burke's own story. [Chris Burke; Jo Beth McDaniel] -- Chris, the co-star of the ABC series "Life Goes On," tells of his story and his work which has transformed America's image of the mentally handicapped. Awkwardly told tale of how one family raised a Down's syndrome child to achieve far beyond expectations.

Despite Burke's name as primary author and the implication of the subtitle, this story is not told in his own words (with the exception of three very brief sections), nor is it an ``as told to''; this is journalist McDaniel's overwritten account of how the Burkes raised their.

First edition with full number line present on copyright page bound in black cloth with red and gold spine lettering. 8vo size, pp. A near fine copy in a VG+ dust jacket. The book has a hint of dusting to the cloth covers else fine.

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