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While writing her novel, Alma is sidetracked by the story of a much earlier idealist, Francisco Xavier Balmis, who in 1803 undertook the vaccination of the populations of Spain's American colonies against smallpox and who needed living "carriers" of the vaccine so that it could survive the travel time across the ocean. Reprint.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781616201029
Publisher:
A Shannon Ravenel Book
Subject:
Fiction : Literary
Author:
Alvarez, Julia
Subject:
Fiction : Historical - General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
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Subject:
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Publication Date:
February 2011
Binding:
eBooks
Language:
English

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