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  1. Judy Judy says:

    Miracle at Carville Kindle ´ Miracle at eBook ¼ miracle download, carville pdf, Miracle at mobile, Miracle at Carville PDFWhile growing up I heard quite a bit about leprosy and I found it fascinatingly fearful This book should have found its way into my hands when I was in my teens but maybe I can appreciate it now There's a lot of history in this memoir For example I didn't know that people in the continental US caught leprosy nor did I know that there was a leprosarium in Louisiana one of the states where leprosy was endemicHere 19 yo Betty describes what it was like to be diagnosed with


  2. CLM CLM says:

    Miracle at Carville Kindle ´ Miracle at eBook ¼ miracle download, carville pdf, Miracle at mobile, Miracle at Carville PDFBetty Martin a pseudonym assumed to prevent disgrace to her family was a happy teenager in 1929 when she was diagnosed with leprosy Her appalled family sent her to a special leprosy hospital in Carville Louisiana and her engagement ended abruptly The horror of her family at Betty's situation and their willingness to abandon her and to lie to neighbors about where she had gone was shocking to me as a 7th or 8th grader when I found this book Despite being fairly familiar with the Bible I did not fully understand that lepers were still considered 'unclean' and the families did not want to be associated with the diseaseI remember being amazed that Betty eventually fell in love with a fellow patient and if I recall correctly her family was very disapproving of her efforts to find a little happiness after years of lonely misery and humiliation while incarcerated At


  3. Kathy Kathy says:

    Miracle at Carville Kindle ´ Miracle at eBook ¼ miracle download, carville pdf, Miracle at mobile, Miracle at Carville PDFInteresting topic I read this after Molokai It was interesting to compare the colonies in Hawaii and Louisiana There is a lot of history and knowledge imparted too


  4. Kristine Kristine says:

    Miracle at Carville Kindle ´ Miracle at eBook ¼ miracle download, carville pdf, Miracle at mobile, Miracle at Carville PDFThis tale enhanced my recent visit to the National Hansen's Disease Museum on the grounds of the former US Marine Hospital in Carville Louisiana Betty's words about her life there gave meaning to the artifacts on display in the museum She may not be the most erudite of writers but she certainly conveyed her feelings and experiences well Most interesting to me was there seemed to be no lines drawn at Carville among the residents in regards to race religion or socio economic backgrounds


  5. Iris Iris says:

    Miracle at Carville Kindle ´ Miracle at eBook ¼ miracle download, carville pdf, Miracle at mobile, Miracle at Carville PDFThis is a novel about leprosy or Hansen's disease and the devastation it caused both to the sufferers and to their families There is a lot of history in this book I did not know that people in the US could have leprosy and that there was a leper colony in Carville LAin the 1920s the disease was regarded with horror in much the same way that AIDS was a few years ago


  6. Lolo AKA Nathan Scott Lolo AKA Nathan Scott says:

    Miracle at Carville Kindle ´ Miracle at eBook ¼ miracle download, carville pdf, Miracle at mobile, Miracle at Carville PDFso it seems that not a lot of people have read this book?? which i found crazy it means so much to mei got it at a book giveaway at a homeschool convention many many years back and opened my eyes to what people with leprosy go through in modern context though it is certainly dated poignantly written and a longtime favorite


  7. Parri Parri says:

    Miracle at Carville Kindle ´ Miracle at eBook ¼ miracle download, carville pdf, Miracle at mobile, Miracle at Carville PDFMy sister tracked down a very rare copy of this book so we could reread it as adults both of us having read it in high school on the recommendation of our social studies teacher Mrs Bernstein This was a rare glimpse into the life of a woman who spent 20 years inside a Louisiana leper colony Betty Martin was a 19 year old debutante in New Orleans engaged to a handsome medical student and on the brink of her adult life when in 1929 she was diagnosed with leprosy and sent to a Louisiana leper colony in Carville This is the story of her 20 years inside Carville like a small village unto itself but surrounded by barbed wire There she not only li


  8. Donna Krebsbach Donna Krebsbach says:

    Miracle at Carville Kindle ´ Miracle at eBook ¼ miracle download, carville pdf, Miracle at mobile, Miracle at Carville PDFI read this book many years ago and the title has stuck with meif you know me that is a rarity and I remember it being a very good book I should


  9. Karen Karen says:

    Miracle at Carville Kindle ´ Miracle at eBook ¼ miracle download, carville pdf, Miracle at mobile, Miracle at Carville PDFRead it long ago Forget details but remember being very moved by the account


  10. Abigail Abigail says:

    Miracle at Carville Kindle ´ Miracle at eBook ¼ miracle download, carville pdf, Miracle at mobile, Miracle at Carville PDFI thought this book was beautiful and humbling reading about this woman's struggles with physical illness social stigmas and her trust


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