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The Resource Tinderbox : how the West sparked the AIDS epidemic and how the world can finally overcome it, Craig Timberg and Daniel Halperin

Tinderbox : how the West sparked the AIDS epidemic and how the world can finally overcome it, Craig Timberg and Daniel Halperin

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Tinderbox : how the West sparked the AIDS epidemic and how the world can finally overcome it
Title
Tinderbox
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how the West sparked the AIDS epidemic and how the world can finally overcome it
Statement of responsibility
Craig Timberg and Daniel Halperin
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Language
eng
Summary
"Washington Post reporter Craig Timberg and Harvard AIDS researcher Daniel Halperin, PhD, recount for the first time how Western colonial powers unwittingly sparked the AIDS epidemic and then fanned its rise. Drawing on remarkable new genetic discoveries, Tinderbox overturns the conventional wisdom on the origins of this deadly pandemic and the best means to fight it today"--
Summary
"Washington Post reporter Craig Timberg and Harvard AIDS researcher Daniel Halperin, PhD, recount for the first time how Western colonial powers unwittingly sparked the AIDS epidemic and then fanned its rise. Drawing on remarkable new genetic discoveries, Tinderbox overturns the conventional wisdom on the origins of this deadly pandemic and the best means to fight it today"--Provided by publisher
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10075752
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Timberg, Craig
Dewey number
616.9792
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Halperin, Daniel
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True
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  • AIDS (Disease)
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • HIV infections
  • HIV infections
  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
  • Colonialism
  • HIV Infections
  • HIV Infections
  • Western World
Target audience
adult
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how the West sparked the AIDS epidemic and how the world can finally overcome it
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Tinderbox : how the West sparked the AIDS epidemic and how the world can finally overcome it, Craig Timberg and Daniel Halperin
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Machine generated contents note: BOOK I SILENT SPREAD -- 1.Francistown -- 2.Searching for the Beginning -- 3.One Tiny Speck of Truth -- 4.A Tale of Two Viruses -- 5.The Lion and Dr. Livingstone -- 6.Femmes Vivant Theoriquement Seules -- 7.The Gift -- 8.The Big Bang -- BOOK II AN EPIDEMIC OF POLITICS -- 9.Americanizing AIDS -- 10.It Can't Be Here Already! -- 11.Attention na SIDA -- 12.You Won't Believe -- 13.Fear Worked -- 14.Born in Africa -- 15.The Condom Code -- 16.The Beat-up -- 17.Things Just Fell Apart -- BOOK III THE HUMBLING -- 18.X-factor -- 19.The Interests of the ANC -- 20.Poverty Trap -- 21.A, B, and C -- 22.On the Jericho Road -- 23.Gordon and Thandi -- 24.A Marshall Plan for Botswana -- 25.What Shall We Do? -- 26.Raymond the Great -- 27.Makhwapheni Uyabulala -- 28.The Flood -- 29.Mother and Son -- 30.What Shall We Do? Part II
Control code
000047814472
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
421 p.
Isbn
9781594203275
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011040206
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ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)729341533
Label
Tinderbox : how the West sparked the AIDS epidemic and how the world can finally overcome it, Craig Timberg and Daniel Halperin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Machine generated contents note: BOOK I SILENT SPREAD -- 1.Francistown -- 2.Searching for the Beginning -- 3.One Tiny Speck of Truth -- 4.A Tale of Two Viruses -- 5.The Lion and Dr. Livingstone -- 6.Femmes Vivant Theoriquement Seules -- 7.The Gift -- 8.The Big Bang -- BOOK II AN EPIDEMIC OF POLITICS -- 9.Americanizing AIDS -- 10.It Can't Be Here Already! -- 11.Attention na SIDA -- 12.You Won't Believe -- 13.Fear Worked -- 14.Born in Africa -- 15.The Condom Code -- 16.The Beat-up -- 17.Things Just Fell Apart -- BOOK III THE HUMBLING -- 18.X-factor -- 19.The Interests of the ANC -- 20.Poverty Trap -- 21.A, B, and C -- 22.On the Jericho Road -- 23.Gordon and Thandi -- 24.A Marshall Plan for Botswana -- 25.What Shall We Do? -- 26.Raymond the Great -- 27.Makhwapheni Uyabulala -- 28.The Flood -- 29.Mother and Son -- 30.What Shall We Do? Part II
Control code
000047814472
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
421 p.
Isbn
9781594203275
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011040206
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)729341533

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