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Martin Polley – If I ever did one good thing: Ludwig Guttmann, Stoke Mandeville and the Birth of the Paralympics

  Event Date: 22 August 2012 The Wiener Library 29 Russell Square London WC1B 5DP  The Wiener Library presents: “If I ever did one good thing”: Ludwig Guttmann, Stoke Mandeville and the Birth of the Paralympics A talk by Dr Martin Polley (University of Southampton) In the 1940s the gifted German-Jewish surgeon Ludwig Guttmann pioneered wheelchair sports at Stoke Mandeville …