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Polio : an American story

Author: David M Oshinsky; Jonathan Hogan
Publisher: Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books ; [Prince Frederick, Md.] : [Distributed by] OneClick Digital, 2011, ℗2007.
Series: Lone Star audio.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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This comprehensive and gripping narrative covers all the challenges, characters, and controversies in America's relentless struggle against polio. Funded by philanthropy and grassroots contributions, Salk's killed-virus vaccine (1954) and Sabin's live-virus vaccine (1961) began to eradicate this dreaded disease.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Oshinsky, David M., 1944-
Polio.
Prince Frederick, MD : Recorded Books, ℗2007
(CtWfDGI)rcs00000072
Material Type: Audio book, etc., Sound recording, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: David M Oshinsky; Jonathan Hogan
ISBN: 9781449898922 1449898920
OCLC Number: 744538442
Notes: Downloadable audio file.
Title from title screen (viewed March 3, 2011).
Performer(s): Narrated by Jonathan Hogan.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file (13 hr., 45 min.)).
Series Title: Lone Star audio.
Responsibility: David M. Oshinsky.

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This comprehensive and gripping narrative covers all the challenges, characters, and controversies in America's relentless struggle against polio. Funded by philanthropy and grassroots contributions, Salk's killed-virus vaccine (1954) and Sabin's live-virus vaccine (1961) began to eradicate this dreaded disease.

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