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Author Marrin, Albert.
Title Dr. Jenner and the Speckled Monster : the search for the smallpox vaccine / Albert Marrin.
Pub Info New York : Dutton Children's Books, 2002.
book jacket
 Orleans-Children's Room  J BIO 92 JENN     AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Descript 120 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Audience 990L Lexile
Note Accelerated Reader UG 7.6 3 3 61171
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (p. 116-118) and index.
Contents Visitors from afar -- A journey to the long-ago time -- The biography of a killer virus -- The Speckled Monster helps conquer the New World -- Fighting back with inoculation -- The Jenners of Berkeley -- The young surgeon -- Return of an unwelcome visitor -- Cowpox and its mysterious ways -- The great experiment -- Friends and enemies -- Dr. Jenner's gift to the world -- Jenner's last days -- The final victory -- The frozen monster.
Subject Smallpox -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Smallpox vaccine -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Jenner, Edward, 1749-1823 -- Juvenile literature.
Jenner, Edward, 1749-1823.
Smallpox -- History.
Diseases -- History.
Alt Title Doctor Jenner and the Speckled Monster
ISBN 0525469222
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