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Ruth E. Bender. The Conquest of Deafness: A History of the Long Struggle to Make Possible Normal Living to Those Handicapped by Lack of Normal Hearing. Press of Case Western Reserve University. 1970. 243pp.

Beryl Lieff Benderly. Dancing Without Music: Deafness in America. Gallaudet University Press. 1990. 302pp.

Robert M. Buchanan. Illusions of Equality: Deaf Americans in School and Factory, 1850-1950. Gallaudet University Press. 1999. 214pp.

Susan Burch. Signs of Resistance: American Deaf Cultural History, 1900 to World War II. NYU Press. 2004. 240pp.

John Vickrey Van Cleve; Barry A. Crouch. A Place of Their Own: Creating the Deaf Community in America. Gallaudet University Press. 1989. 212pp.

Paddy Ladd. Understanding Deaf Culture: In Search of Deafhood. Multilingual Matters. 2003. 502pp.

Carol Padden; Tom Humphries. Deaf in America: Voices from a Culture. Harvard University Press. 1988. 134pp.

Cynthia Peters. Deaf American Literature: From Carnival to the Canon. Gallaudet University Press. 2000. 217pp.

Oliver Sacks. Seeing Voices: A Journey Into the World of the Deaf. University of California Press. 1989. 180pp.

John S. Schuchman. Hollywood Speaks: Deafness and the Film Entertainment Industry. University of Illinois Press. 1988. 167pp.

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