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Author Wooten, Heather Green, 1958-

Title The polio years in Texas [electronic resource] : battling a terrifying unknown / Heather Green Wooten.

Published College Station [Tex.] : Texas A&M University Press, c2009.


Location Call No. Status
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description xiv, 248 p. : ill., maps, music.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The dawn of a crippling threat -- The Lone Star legacy : polio, Texas politics, and FDR -- Battling a terrifying unknown -- Giving the boot to polio -- Red bricks, white coats, and iron lungs -- Silencing the killer -- A story yet to finish.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Other author ProQuest (Firm)
Subject Poliomyelitis -- Texas -- History -- 20th century.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781603441407 (cloth : alk. paper)
1603441409 (cloth : alk. paper)
9781603441650 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1603441654 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9781603443579 (e-book)