Living with Polio : the Epidemic and Its Survivors. (eBook, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
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Living with Polio : the Epidemic and Its Survivors.

Author: Daniel J Wilson
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, Chicago : Chicago Distribution Center [distributor] Aug. 2007 ;
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Polio was the most dreaded disease of twentieth-century America. Whenever and wherever it struck, hospitals filled with victims of the virus. This book focuses on the personal stories of the men and  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Wilson, Daniel J., 1949-
Living with polio the epidemic and its survivors.
2008
(OrLoB) X8603278
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel J Wilson
ISBN: 9780226901046 0226901041 0226901068 9780226901060
OCLC Number: 842680645
Target Audience: Trade
Description: 1 online resource (312 pages) : illustrations

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"Wilson succeeds admirably on his own terms - taking ownership of the disease from medics (and from the academics and theoreticians) and giving it back to the patients who actually experienced it.... Read more...

 
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