The End of Polio: A Global Effort To End A Disease
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

The End of Polio: A Global Effort To End A Disease

4.56 of 5 stars 4.56  ·  rating details  ·  9 ratings  ·  0 reviews
In a world convulsed by war and hatred, the Global Polio Eradication Initiative, begun in 1988, stands as a rare and inspiring example of what can be done when the world works together against a common enemy. Sebasti"o Salgado, known for his dedication to the plight of the world's dispossessed in Workers (1994) and Migrations (2000), traveled to five polio endemic countrie...more
Hardcover, 160 pages
Published October 1st 2003 by Bulfinch
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The End of Polio, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The End of Polio

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-19 of 19)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Mary
Mary marked it as to-read
Jun 04, 2014
k.
k. marked it as to-read
Aug 17, 2013
Mike
Mike marked it as to-read
May 08, 2013
Kat
Kat marked it as to-read
Apr 27, 2013
Greg
Greg marked it as to-read
Apr 04, 2013
Mayya Kelova
Mayya Kelova marked it as to-read
Dec 15, 2012
Gfja
Gfja marked it as to-read
May 01, 2012
Mary Chambers
Mary Chambers marked it as to-read
Dec 29, 2011
Grumpylibrarian
Grumpylibrarian marked it as to-read
Jul 02, 2010
Petri
Petri marked it as to-read
Oct 24, 2007
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Sebastião Salgado was born on February 8th, 1944 in Aimorés, in the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. He lives in Paris. Having studied economics, Salgado began his career as a professional photographer in 1973 in Paris, working with the photo agencies Sygma, Gamma, and Magnum Photos until 1994, when he and Lélia Wanick Salgado formed Amazonas images, an agency created exclusively for his work.

He has...more
More about Sebastião Salgado...
Workers Sebastião Salgado. GENESIS Migrations Africa Terra: Struggle of the Landless

Share This Book