A Sporting Chance
How Ludwig Guttmann Created the Paralympic GamesBook - 2020
From Library Staff
multcolib_kids Apr 22, 2021
Jewish neurologist Ludwig Guttman, who escaped Hitler’s Germany, had a revolutionary idea--sports might help patients labeled as “incurables.” Discover how his idea eventually became the international Paralympic Games in this biography that includes photos and other illustrations.
SchoolCorps1 Mar 06, 2020
Grade 2-5. Paralympic Games were founded by Jewish neurologist Ludwig Guttmann, who escaped Hitler's Germany. He had the radical idea that sports like archery and wheelchair basketball might help patients labeled as "incurables," to live and thrive. The Paralympics evolved from competit... Read More »