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Published: 01 December 2017

576 Pages | 25 illus.

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190679163

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Jonas Salk

A Life

Charlotte DeCroes Jacobs

  • Based on unprecedented access to Salk's sealed archives and hundreds of personal interviews conducted by the author
  • This is the first full account of Jonas Salk's life ever published
  • The medical biography benefits from Jacobs' experience as a doctor and Professor of Medicine at Stanford University