The history of adoption is the history of the world itself. Children taken in by new families have grown up to dramatically reshape the world in ways most of us do not fully appreciate.
Chosen for Greatness profiles 25 well-known adoptees who were given the opportunity to change history for the better when they were taken in by their new families. Their contributions and accomplishments span the spectrum from science to sports, religion to entertainment, technology to politics. These adoptees didn't accomplish what they did in spite of being adopted; rather, it was their adoption that played a positive and critical role on the road to their success. This unique book will forever change the way everyoneincluding adoptees and prospective parentsunderstand the incredible global tradition of adoption.
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|Size: ||12.7 MB|
|Date published: || 2016|
|ISBN: ||9781621576013 (DRM-EPUB)|
|Read Aloud: ||not allowed|