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Jonas Salk: Personally Speaking

26 minutes

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Using historical footage and interviews with Salk, family members, and friends, documents Salk's life, the development of his polio vaccine, and the establishment of the Salk Institute. Includes information on the polio epidemic of the 20th century.

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