The Story of My Life
The name of Helen Keller is known around the world as a symbol of courage in the face of overwhelming odds; yet she was much more than a symbol. She was a woman of luminous intelligence; high ambition and great accomplishment who devoted her life to helping others. Although Helen Keller was blind and deaf; she knew several languages. Helen Keller learned to read and communicate by touch. She used these skills to study English; French; German; Greek; and Latin. Late in her life; she said she wanted to learn even more languages. During her lifetime; Helen Keller was consistently ranked near the top of ?most admired’ lists. She died in 1968; leaving a legacy that Helen Keller International is proud to carry on in her name and memory. This book is a authorized autobiography of ?Helen Keller’.