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The fantastic laboratory of Dr. Weigl : how two brave scientists battled typhus and sabotaged the Nazis / Arthur Allen

Publication | Library Call Number: RC199.6.P6 A44 2014
Book cover

The story of "Jewish prisoner-scientists in Buchenwald who made a vaccine against ... typhus. Their untold secret: they provided the real vaccine to camp inmates but a fake one to German troops at the eastern front"--Dust jacket back.
Describes the true story of how the eccentric Polish scientist tasked by the Nazis to create a typhus vaccine hid the intelligentsia from the Gestapo by hiring them to work in his laboratory.

Variant Title
How two brave scientists battled typhus and sabotaged the Nazis
Format
Book
Author/Creator
Allen, Arthur, 1959-
Published
New York, NY : W.W. Norton & Company, [2014]
Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-358) and index
Language
English
Edition
First edition
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Record last modified: 2014-08-18 11:40:00
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