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Jonas Salk : creator of the polio vaccine / Salvatore Tocci.

Tocci, Salvatore. (Author).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Series Information

Great minds of science.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brazil PL - Brazil JUVENILE 610.92 T (Text) 38160000517969 Youth Services, Non-Fiction Juvenile Available -
Shelby Co PL - Morristown Branch J 610.92 TOC (Text) 78731000501833 Junior Informational Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0766020975
  • Physical Description: 128 cm. : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Publishers, [2002]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Innocent victims -- Survival and success -- A change of plans -- Relationships -- His own project -- His next project -- The polio vaccine -- The polio pioneers -- An American hero.
Summary, etc.:
A biography of the American doctor and medical researcher who helped to develop successful influenza and polio vaccines, then turned his attention to vaccines for cancer and AIDS prevention.
Subject: Salk, Jonas, 1914-1995 > Juvenile literature.
Virologists > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Poliomyelitis vaccine > Juvenile literature.
Salk, Jonas, 1914-1995.
Poliomyelitis vaccine.

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