Medical Pioneers

20th Century Lives

Medical progress of the twentieth century is engagingly presented here. From the creation of antibiotics to chemotherapy, this book highlights our medical achievements and the lives of key figures that helped it all come to fruition. Uplifting stories include that of Christiaan Barnard, the South African heart transplant pioneer.

Library Bound Book List: $29.50 / S&L: $22.20

Reading Level: 5

Interest Level: 4-6

Product type : Library Bound Book
ISBN : 978-1-4488-3293-4
Author : Debbie Foy
Copyright : 2011
Language : English
Category : Biographies, History
Pages : 32
Trim : 8 1/2" x 10 1/2"
Dewey : 610.92
ATOS : 9.6
ARPoints : 2
Subject : Biographies, History
Binding : Library
BISAC : BIO017000, MED039000
Further Reading • Web Sites • Primary Sources • Fact Boxes • Timelines • Index • Glossary