Book Discussion on Splendid Solution: Jonas Salk

Mr. Kluger talked about his biography, Splendid Solution: Jonas Salk and the Conquest of Polio, published by G.P. Putnam’s… read more

Mr. Kluger talked about his biography, Splendid Solution: Jonas Salk and the Conquest of Polio, published by G.P. Putnam’s Sons. The author described the childhood of Jonas Salk, his work with the influenza vaccine while studying in college, and the press conference in 1955 when Mr. Salk announced that the polio vaccine had been perfected. Mr. Kluger answered questions from members of the audience following his presentation. close

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Book Discussion on Splendid Solution: Jonas Salk

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Program ID:
180529-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Baltimore, Maryland, United States
First Aired:
Feb 21, 2005
Last Aired:
Apr 14, 2008

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  • Feb 21, 2005 | 12:01am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Feb 26, 2005 | 12:47pm EST | C-SPAN 2
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  • Apr 09, 2005 | 8:57am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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