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The Resource Splendid solution : Jonas Salk and the conquest of polio, Jeffrey Kluger

Splendid solution : Jonas Salk and the conquest of polio, Jeffrey Kluger

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Splendid solution : Jonas Salk and the conquest of polio
Title
Splendid solution
Title remainder
Jonas Salk and the conquest of polio
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey Kluger
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of the polio vaccine and its creator discusses Salk's childhood during one of polio's worst epidemics and his education during the presidency of an afflicted FDR, describing how politics nearly prevented the vaccine's development
Biography type
individual biography
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201760
Cataloging source
DLC
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Kluger, Jeffrey
Dewey number
  • 610.92
  • 920
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Salk, Jonas
  • Virologists
  • Poliomyelitis
  • Poliomyelitis
  • Poliomyelitis vaccine
Target audience
adult
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Jonas Salk and the conquest of polio
Label
Splendid solution : Jonas Salk and the conquest of polio, Jeffrey Kluger
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [325]-358) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
497727
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
373 pages
Isbn
9780399152160
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2004050527
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399152160
  • (Sirsi) ADP-9109
Label
Splendid solution : Jonas Salk and the conquest of polio, Jeffrey Kluger
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [325]-358) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
497727
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
373 pages
Isbn
9780399152160
Isbn Type
(acid-free paper)
Lccn
2004050527
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399152160
  • (Sirsi) ADP-9109

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