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    • Enabling Acts

    • The Hidden Story of How the Americans With Disabilities Act Gave the Largest US Minority Its Rights
    • By: Lennard Davis
    • Narrated by: Kevin Stillwell
    • Length: 10 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14

    The first significant book on the history and impact of the ADA - the "eyes on the prize" moment for disability rights. The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is the widest-ranging and most comprehensive piece of civil rights legislation ever passed in the United States, and it has become the model for disability-based laws around the world. Yet the surprising story behind how the bill came to be is little known.

    • The Hidden Story of How the Americans With Disabilities Act Gave the Largest US Minority Its Rights
    • By: Lennard Davis
    • Narrated by: Kevin Stillwell
    • Length: 10 hrs and 55 mins
    • Release date: 07-14-15
    • 5 out of 5 stars 17 ratings

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Go Ask Your Father

    • One Man's Obsession with Finding His Origins Through DNA Testing
    • By: Lennard J. Davis
    • Narrated by: David L. Stanley
    • Length: 6 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    Shortly before his father's death, Lennard Davis received a cryptic call from his uncle Abie, who said he had a secret he wanted to tell him one day. When finally revealed, the secret - that Abie himself was Davis's father, via donor insemination - seemed too preposterous to be true. Born in 1949, Davis wasn't even sure that artificial insemination had existed at that time. Moreover, his uncle was mentally unstable, an unreliable witness to the past. Davis tried to erase the whole episode from his mind.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • OVER ALL AN INFORMATIVE AND BEAUTIFUL BOOK.

    • By Amazon Customer on 05-30-16

    Regular price: $19.95