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Author Rogers, Naomi, 1958-

Title The polio wars : Sister Elizabeth Kenny and the golden age of American medicine / Naomi Rogers.

Publication Info. Oxford : Oxford University Press, [2014]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Freeport PL Adult Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  614.459 ROG    AVAILABLE
 Woodstock PL Adult Non-Fiction - WOLY-11  614.549 ROG    AVAILABLE
Description 456 pages ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents A bush nurse in America -- The battle begins -- Changing clinical care -- Polio and disability politics -- The polio wars -- Celluloid -- Kenny goes to Washington -- Fading glory -- I knew Sister Kenny.
Subject Kenny, Elizabeth, 1886-1952.
Nurses -- Australia -- Biography.
Poliomyelitis -- history -- Australia.
ISBN 9780195380590 hardback alkaline paper
0195380592 hardback alkaline paper

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