Polio: An American Story - Oshinsky, David M

Drawing on newly available papers of Jonas Salk, Albert Sabin, and other key players, Oshinsky paints a remarkable portrait of America in the early 1950s, using the widespread panic over polio to shed light on national obsessions and fears.

Polio: An American Story 2006, Oxford University Press, USA, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780195307146

Trade paperback

Polio: An American Story 2005, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780195152944