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The Resource The battle against polio, by Stephanie True Peters

The battle against polio, by Stephanie True Peters

Label
The battle against polio
Title
The battle against polio
Statement of responsibility
by Stephanie True Peters
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peters, Stephanie True
Dewey number
614.549
Index
index present
Interest level
MG+
LC call number
RC180.9
LC item number
.P48 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
8.8
Series statement
Epidemic!
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Poliomyelitis
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The battle against polio, by Stephanie True Peters
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0415/2004003408.html
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 63-67) 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
From obscurity to epidemic. Polio's early history. The disease of development -- The early years of polio research. Dr. Ivar Wickman. Landsteiner and Popper. Dr. Simon Flexner -- Polio on the rise. New York city epidemic, 1916. Franklin Delano Roosevelt. A bright spot -- Coping with the incurable. Sister Kenny, crusader against polio. Ordinary people, extraordinary lives. -- Vaccine trials--and errors. Brodie and Kolmer. The typing program. The 1952 epidemic -- Salk and Sabin. The Sabin vaccine -- Conclusion: polio today
Control code
ocm54501499
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
ix, 69 pages
Isbn
9780761416357
Lccn
2004003408
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
614.549 P442 ; P ; XX-JN ; Series-juvenile ; CO12-04MCAVEN.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o54501499
  • (Sirsi) o54501499
Label
The battle against polio, by Stephanie True Peters
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0415/2004003408.html
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 63-67) 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
From obscurity to epidemic. Polio's early history. The disease of development -- The early years of polio research. Dr. Ivar Wickman. Landsteiner and Popper. Dr. Simon Flexner -- Polio on the rise. New York city epidemic, 1916. Franklin Delano Roosevelt. A bright spot -- Coping with the incurable. Sister Kenny, crusader against polio. Ordinary people, extraordinary lives. -- Vaccine trials--and errors. Brodie and Kolmer. The typing program. The 1952 epidemic -- Salk and Sabin. The Sabin vaccine -- Conclusion: polio today
Control code
ocm54501499
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
ix, 69 pages
Isbn
9780761416357
Lccn
2004003408
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
614.549 P442 ; P ; XX-JN ; Series-juvenile ; CO12-04MCAVEN.
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o54501499
  • (Sirsi) o54501499

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