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The Resource Vaccine : the controversial story of medicine's greatest lifesaver, Arthur Allen

Vaccine : the controversial story of medicine's greatest lifesaver, Arthur Allen

Label
Vaccine : the controversial story of medicine's greatest lifesaver
Title
Vaccine
Title remainder
the controversial story of medicine's greatest lifesaver
Statement of responsibility
Arthur Allen
Title variation
Vaccine
Title variation remainder
the controversial story of medicines greatest lifesaver
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A definitive history of vaccination ranges from Edward Jenner's 1796 creation of the world's first smallpox inoculation to the present day, looking at both the benefits of vaccination as well as the current controversy over their potential neurological side effects and the pharmaceutical companies' emphasis on treatment rather than prevention
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189909
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Allen, Arthur
Dewey number
614.470973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
RA638
LC item number
.A45 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Vaccination
  • Communicable diseases
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the controversial story of medicine's greatest lifesaver
Label
Vaccine : the controversial story of medicine's greatest lifesaver, Arthur Allen
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 445-497) 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
Contents
Experimenting on the neighbors with Cotton Mather -- The peculiar history of vaccinia -- Vaccine wars: smallpox at the turn of the Twentieth Century -- War is good for babies -- The great American fight against polio -- Battling measles, remodeling society -- DTP and the vaccine safety movement -- No good deed goes unpunished -- People who prefer whooping cough -- Vaccines and autism?
Control code
16846411
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
523 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393059113
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006019480
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm70119712
Label
Vaccine : the controversial story of medicine's greatest lifesaver, Arthur Allen
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 445-497) 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
Contents
Experimenting on the neighbors with Cotton Mather -- The peculiar history of vaccinia -- Vaccine wars: smallpox at the turn of the Twentieth Century -- War is good for babies -- The great American fight against polio -- Battling measles, remodeling society -- DTP and the vaccine safety movement -- No good deed goes unpunished -- People who prefer whooping cough -- Vaccines and autism?
Control code
16846411
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
523 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393059113
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2006019480
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm70119712

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