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The Resource The invisible cure : Africa, the West, and the fight against AIDS, Helen Epstein

The invisible cure : Africa, the West, and the fight against AIDS, Helen Epstein

Label
The invisible cure : Africa, the West, and the fight against AIDS
Title
The invisible cure
Title remainder
Africa, the West, and the fight against AIDS
Statement of responsibility
Helen Epstein
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NLM
Dewey number
362.196/97920096
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
RA643.86.A35
LC item number
E674 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2007 G-398
  • WC 503
NLM item number
E617i 2007
Label
The invisible cure : Africa, the West, and the fight against AIDS, Helen Epstein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-312) and index
Contents
AIDS research for beginners. The outsiders -- The mysterious origins of HIV -- Why are HIV rates so high in Africa? -- The African earthquake -- What happened in southern Africa. Gold rush -- A president, a crisis, a tragedy -- AIDS, Inc. -- Why don't they listen? -- What happened in Uganda and Washington and Geneva. The invisible cure -- Forensic science -- God and the fight against AIDS -- When foreign aid is an ATM -- The front lines. The lost children of AIDS -- Wartime -- The underground economy of AIDS -- Traditional medicine -- A magic bullet after all?
Control code
ocm74649091
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 326 p.
Isbn
9780374281526
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006035679
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
The invisible cure : Africa, the West, and the fight against AIDS, Helen Epstein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-312) and index
Contents
AIDS research for beginners. The outsiders -- The mysterious origins of HIV -- Why are HIV rates so high in Africa? -- The African earthquake -- What happened in southern Africa. Gold rush -- A president, a crisis, a tragedy -- AIDS, Inc. -- Why don't they listen? -- What happened in Uganda and Washington and Geneva. The invisible cure -- Forensic science -- God and the fight against AIDS -- When foreign aid is an ATM -- The front lines. The lost children of AIDS -- Wartime -- The underground economy of AIDS -- Traditional medicine -- A magic bullet after all?
Control code
ocm74649091
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 326 p.
Isbn
9780374281526
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006035679
Other physical details
ill., map

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