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Jonas Salk and the Polio Vaccine

Jonas Salk and the Polio Vaccine

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ISBN 9780736896450
Published 1 September 2006 by Coughlan Publishing
Format Paperback
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Author(s) By Krohn, Katherine
Series Inventions and Discoveries
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Full details for this title

ISBN-13 9780736896450
ISBN-10 0736896457
Stock Available
Status In stock at publisher; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Coughlan Publishing
Imprint Capstone Press
Publication Date 1 September 2006
International Publication Date 1 February 2007
Publication Country United States United States
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Krohn, Katherine
Series Inventions and Discoveries
Category Science
Technology & Applied Sciences
Graphic / Comic Strip
Number of Pages 32
Dimensions Width: 178mm
Height: 228mm
Spine: 3mm
Weight 95g
Interest Age Children / Young Adults
Reading Age Children / Young Adults
Library of Congress Virologists - United States, Salk, Jonas, Poliomyelitis vaccine
NBS Text Children's Comic Strip Fiction & Graphic Novels
ONIX Text Children/juvenile;Young adult
Dewey Code B
Catalogue Code 40953

Description of this Book

In graphic novel format, tells the story of Jonas Salk's involvement in the development of a polio vaccine.

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Author's Bio

Katherine Krohn is the author of many books for young readers, including biographies, fiction, and graphic science and history books. Her books on supernatural subjects include Haunted Houses (Capstone Press) and Fortune Telling (Kidhaven Press). Krohn was born in Germany and grew up in the Detroit area. She now lives in the Pacific Northwest, home of many reported bigfoot sightings.

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