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The life of Dr. Charles Drew : blood bank innovator
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Published:
Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Publishers, Inc., [2015].
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eBook
Physical Desc:
1 online resource (96 pages) : illustrations.
Rating:
6-9.
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Today, thanks to the work of a brilliant young doctor, blood banks and successful blood transfusions are commonplace. Dr. Charles Drew's pioneering research with blood plasma and storage made this possible. At a time of crippling racial segregation and prejudice, Drew proved that black doctors were equal to white doctors. During World War II, he created the first large-scale system for preserving blood, shipping seventeen thousand pints overseas for soldiers in Great Britain. Since then, millions of men, women, and children worldwide owe their lives to his work. In this page-turning account, author Anne Schraff demystifies Drew's extraordinary research and dispels the false rumors around his tragic and untimely death.
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Language:
English
ISBN:
9780766062696, 0766062694
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APA Citation (style guide)

Schraff, A. E. (2015). The life of Dr. Charles Drew: blood bank innovator. Berkeley Heights, NJ: Enslow Publishers, Inc.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Schraff, Anne E.. 2015. The Life of Dr. Charles Drew: Blood Bank Innovator. Berkeley Heights, NJ: Enslow Publishers, Inc.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Schraff, Anne E., The Life of Dr. Charles Drew: Blood Bank Innovator. Berkeley Heights, NJ: Enslow Publishers, Inc, 2015.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Schraff, Anne E.. The Life of Dr. Charles Drew: Blood Bank Innovator. Berkeley Heights, NJ: Enslow Publishers, Inc, 2015. Web.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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