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The Resource Polio : an American story, David M. Oshinsky

Polio : an American story, David M. Oshinsky

Label
Polio : an American story
Title
Polio
Title remainder
an American story
Statement of responsibility
David M. Oshinsky
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Award
Pulitzer Prize for History, 2006.
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154852
Cataloging source
DLC
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1944-
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Oshinsky, David M.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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Poliomyelitis
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an American story
Label
Polio : an American story, David M. Oshinsky
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [289]-332) 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
Contents
The first epidemics -- Warm springs -- "Cripples' money" -- "And they shall walk" -- Poster children, marching mothers -- The apprenticeship of Jonas Salk -- Pathway to a vaccine -- The starting line -- Seeing beyond the microscope -- "Plague season" -- The rivals -- "The biggest public health experiment ever" -- The cutter fiasco -- Mission to Moscow -- Sabin Sundays -- Celebrities and survivors
Control code
503548
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 342 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780195152944
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004025249
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780195152944
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780195152944
  • (Sirsi) ADQ-8578
Label
Polio : an American story, David M. Oshinsky
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [289]-332) 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
Contents
The first epidemics -- Warm springs -- "Cripples' money" -- "And they shall walk" -- Poster children, marching mothers -- The apprenticeship of Jonas Salk -- Pathway to a vaccine -- The starting line -- Seeing beyond the microscope -- "Plague season" -- The rivals -- "The biggest public health experiment ever" -- The cutter fiasco -- Mission to Moscow -- Sabin Sundays -- Celebrities and survivors
Control code
503548
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 342 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780195152944
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2004025249
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780195152944
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780195152944
  • (Sirsi) ADQ-8578

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