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The Resource In the shadow of polio : a personal and social history, Kathryn Black

In the shadow of polio : a personal and social history, Kathryn Black

Label
In the shadow of polio : a personal and social history
Title
In the shadow of polio
Title remainder
a personal and social history
Statement of responsibility
Kathryn Black
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author relates her search to uncover details of her mother's illness and eventual death in 1956, a victim of the polio epidemic that swept the country in the 1940s and 1950s, interspersing her personal story with reporting on the social and historical impact of the disease
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
PaBhWPC
Citation source
  • Library Journal
  • Publisher's Weekly
  • Booklist
Dewey number
  • 362.1/96835/0092
  • B
  • 92
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Adult
LC call number
RC181.U6
LC item number
A63 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
In the shadow of polio : a personal and social history, Kathryn Black
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-294) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
307 p.
Isbn
9780201407396
Lccn
95043963
Other physical details
ill.
Label
In the shadow of polio : a personal and social history, Kathryn Black
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-294) and index
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
307 p.
Isbn
9780201407396
Lccn
95043963
Other physical details
ill.

Library Locations

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      40.927691 -75.407307
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