Venus on Wheels. Two Decades of Dialogue on Disability, Biography, and Being Female in America. – Review

Venus on Wheels. Two Decades of Dialogue on Disability, Biography, and Being Female in America. – Review – book review

Venus on Wheels. Two Decades of Dialogue on Disability, Biography, and Being Female in America.

Geyla Frank. The University of California Press, 2000 Center St., Suite 303, Berkeley, CA 94704. Telephone: (510) 642-4701. Softcover, 299 pages, $19.95; hardcover, $50.00. ISBN: 0-520-21716-0.

In 1976, the author began writing about the life of Diane DeVries, a woman born with all the physical and mental equipment she would need to live in our society, except arms and legs. This book records the relationship that developed between the women over the next 20 years.

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