H-Disability is a scholarly network that explores the multitude of historical issues surrounding the experience and phenomenon of 'disability.' H-Disability was established in response to the growing academic interest and expanding scholarly literature on issues of disability throughout the world.

Recent Content

Gareth Williams
Daniel J. Wilson

Wilson on Williams, 'Paralysed with Fear: The Story of Polio'

Gareth Williams. Paralysed with Fear: The Story of Polio. New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2013. Illustrations. xvii + 354 pp. $29.99 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-137-29975-8; $20.00 (paper), ISBN 978-1-137-50658-0.

Reviewed by Daniel J. Wilson (Muhlenberg College)
Published on H-Disability (July, 2015)
Commissioned by Iain C. Hutchison