So far, so good! : the saga of a broken neck, and the good life that can follow /

Every year, 40,000 Americans suffer spinal cord injuries. Lee Goldstein is one of them. Lee has been living with his injury for 66+ years, making him unofficially the longest living quadriplegic in history. The story of his injury and the reasons for his survival are chronicled in this stunning book...

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Main Author: Goldstein, Lee D. (Author)
Format: Book Electronic
Language:English
Published:[Place of publication not identified] : Untreed Reads Publishing, [2013]
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