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The Resource Jonas Salk : a life, Charlotte DeCroes Jacobs

Jonas Salk : a life, Charlotte DeCroes Jacobs

Label
Jonas Salk : a life
Title
Jonas Salk
Title remainder
a life
Statement of responsibility
Charlotte DeCroes Jacobs
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"He first full biography of Jonas Salk offers a complete picture of the enigmatic figure, from his early years working on an influenza vaccine--for which he never fully got credit--to his seminal creation of the Polio vaccine, up through his later work to find a cure for AIDS"--
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2015
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2015
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10424074
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jacobs, Charlotte
Dewey number
  • 579.2092
  • B
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Salk, Jonas
  • Virologists
  • Poliomyelitis
  • Poliomyelitis
  • Poliomyelitis vaccine
  • Influenza vaccines
  • AIDS vaccines
Label
Jonas Salk : a life, Charlotte DeCroes Jacobs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
559 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780199334414
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2014040267
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)893389691
  • ocn893389691
  • OCoLC
Label
Jonas Salk : a life, Charlotte DeCroes Jacobs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
559 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780199334414
Isbn Type
(hb)
Lccn
2014040267
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)893389691
  • ocn893389691
  • OCoLC

Library Locations

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