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Jonas Salk

Salvatore Tocci

Jonas Salk

creator of the polio vaccine

by Salvatore Tocci

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Enslow Publishers in Berkeley Heights, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Salk, Jonas, -- 1914- -- Juvenile literature,
  • Virologists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
  • Poliomyelitis vaccine -- Juvenile literature,
  • Scientists -- Juvenile literature

  • About the Edition

    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.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementSalvatore Tocci.
    GenreJuvenile literature, Biography
    SeriesGreat minds of science
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQR31.S25 T63 2002
    The Physical Object
    Pagination128 cm. :
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23271428M
    ISBN 100766020975
    LC Control Number2002003888
    OCLC/WorldCa49511571


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