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Christopher Reeve

by Philip Abraham

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Children"s Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Reeve, Christopher, 1952- -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Reeve, Christopher, 1952-,
    • Actors -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Quadriplegics -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Actors and actresses.,
    • Quadriplegics.,
    • People with disabilities.

    • About the Edition

      An easy-to-read biography of the actor Christopher Reeve, noting the accident that left him paralyzed.

      Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Philip Abraham.
      GenreJuvenile literature., Biography
      SeriesReal people, Real people (Childrens Press)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN2287.R292 A24 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination24 p. :
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3950280M
      ISBN 100516239511, 0516236024
      LC Control Number2001042358

      Through his leading role in the three Superman films, Christopher Reeve became so closely identified with the superhero that he wasn't just seen as the actor who played Superman, he was Superman. Which is why the tragic riding accident which left him paralysed from the neck down shocked the world. Superman was not superhuman. It is also why he is now the world's . Christopher Reeve has mastered the art of turning the impossible into the inevitable. In Nothing Is Impossible, the author of the bestselling autobiography Still Me shows that we are all capable of overcoming seemingly insurmountable hardships. He interweaves anecdotes from his own life with excerpts from speeches and interviews he's given and.

        Christopher Reeve has always been a hero and inspiration to me but it was only recently that I finally read both of his heartwarming and . SuperMan Of Steel The Legend Christopher Reeve. 10K likes. An alien orphan is sent from his dying planet to Earth, where he grows up to become Followers: 11K.

        Actor Christopher Reeve passed away over 15 years ago. His son, Will Reeve, recently opened up about the legacy of his parents at the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation’s “A Magical Evening” gala. Will was only 3 when his father was paralyzed and 11 when he passed away. Sadly, two years later, his mother Dana Reeve, died from lung cancer. The Spinal Cord, a collaboration with the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation, is the first comprehensive book on the anatomy of the mammalian spinal cord. Tens of thousands of articles and dozens of books are published on this subject each year, and a great deal of experimental work has been carried out on the rat spinal cord.


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My initial reading of Still Me, the autobiography of competitive sportsman, A-list actor, Emmy-nominated director, producer and screenwriter, passionate activist, and author Christopher Reeve was immediately following its release, three years after he was thrown headfirst from his horse during the Memorial Day, horse jumping /5(90).

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> Registration open. ★ Check it out. I enjoyed watching Christopher Reeve onstage ("Summer and Smoke)" and in the movies, (a favorite-"Somewhere In Time"). I don't know why I waited until now, several years after his death, to finally read his book, Still Me, written three years /5.

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Christopher Reeve has mastered the art of turning the impossible into the inevitable. In these candid reflections, Reeve shows that we are all capable of overcoming seemingly insurmountable hardships.

He teaches us that for able-bodied people, paralysis is a choice—a choice to live with self-doubt and a fear of. Early in the afternoon onactor Christopher Reeve, best known as the star of four Superman movies, prepared for the cross-country portion of his equestrian event in Culpepper, : Tim Ott.Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Christopher Reeve books online.

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