The War Against Polio

The War Against Polio

by Mary Beth Smith


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781503033863
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 10/29/2014
Pages: 182
Sales rank: 1,120,674
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.39(d)

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Author Biography

The author was born and raised near Towson, Maryland. She graduated from Notre Dame of Maryland University. She worked as a programmer/analyst for 20 years until she went on disability in 1995. Her father, H. Edwin Jones, was a survivor of the polio epidemic of 1944 and held positions in the National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis (NFIP) for over ten years. He became chairman of the Baltimore Chapter of the NFIP in 1956. He retired as head of the last vegetable cannery in Baltimore at age 62 after he became weak with post-polio syndrome. He was an inspiration to all Baltimore polio survivors.

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