Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Program in Public Health

Polio: An American Story, by David M. Oshinsky

Polio: An American Story

David Oshinsky tells the now all-but-forgotten tale of polio in America, the scientists who raced to create a vaccine, and the effects of the disease on the baby-boomer world.  Paperback, 368 pages.  (C)2006 Oxford University Press, USA.