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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.

Timberg, Craig. (Author). Halperin, Daniel. (Added Author).

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  • 7 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 7 total copies.

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Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville 614.5993 TIM (Text) 32604000201505 DCTPLD AD Non-Fiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 614.599 TIM (Text) 37323005002236 NONFIC Available -
Otterbein PL - Otterbein 614.59 TIM (Text) 34046000355498 Non-Fiction Available -
Pike Co PL - Petersburg Main Library 614.599 TIMB (Text) 38650833230012 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 614.5993 Timberg (Text) 31208911390807 non-fiction Available -
Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) 614.5993 TIM (Text) 30032010569447 ADULT NON-FICTION Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette 614.5993 TIM (Text) 31951003712731 2nd Floor - Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781594203275 :
  • ISBN: 159420327X :
  • Physical Description: 421 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2012.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [321]-403) and index.
Citation/References Note: LJ 10/15/2011
PW 01/16/2012
Kirkus 02/01/2012
Summary, etc.: "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.
Subject: AIDS (Disease) > Africa.
AIDS (Disease) > Epidemiology.
AIDS (Disease) > Etiology.
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome > epidemiology > Africa.
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome > etiology > Africa.
Colonialism > Africa.
HIV Infections > epidemiology > Africa.
HIV Infections > etiology > Africa.
Western World > Africa.

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