Selected non-fiction books exploring the place of polio in history are showcased on this page. The selection will be added to on an ongoing basis so check back here often. You can also click the buttons below to browse our other polio book collections.
This book is dedicated to all those touched by polio: young people, parents, siblings, extended family members and friends, doctors, nurses, splint makers, and physios, who made supreme efforts to get us through. Although it was inevitable given the impact of the virus, to our dismay the battle is on again and a new generation is called to arms. Many did not survive the illness and we salute them.Read More ▷
In the Shadow of Polio: A Personal and Social History
Polio: An American Story
Polio Wars: Sister Kenny and the Golden Age of American Medicine
The Cutter Incident: How America’s First Polio Vaccine Led to the Growing Vaccine Crisis