This in-depth history of Deaf America begins with an overview of the early years. Each chapter then covers a decade of history, beginning with 1880. The text is supplemented by marvelous pictures, illustrations, vignettes and biographical profiles. "Subchapters" chronicle the multi-facited dimensions of Deaf culture by focusing on Deaf athletes and more. A complete Deaf Culture course!Jack R. Gannon is the author of 'Deaf Heritage: A Narrative History of Deaf America' with ISBN 9780913072387 and ISBN 0913072389.