Polio by David M. Oshinsky
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All who lived in the early 1950s remember the fear of polio and the elation felt when a successful vaccine was found. Now David Oshinsky tells the gripping story of the polio terror and of the intense effort to find a cure, from the March of Dimes to the discovery of the Salk and Sabin vaccines--and beyond.
"[A]n edifying description of one of the most significant public health successes in U.S. history." - PW
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