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History of AIDS : emergence and origin of a modern pandemic

Author: Mirko D Grmek; Russell Charles Maulitz; Jacalyn Duffin
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. : Princeton University Press, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on the latest discoveries in virology, microbiology, and immunology, Grmek depicts the AIDS epidemic not as an isolated incident but as part of the long, but far from peaceful, coexistence of humans and viruses.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Mirko D Grmek; Russell Charles Maulitz; Jacalyn Duffin
ISBN: 0691085528 9780691085524 0691024774 9780691024776
OCLC Number: 21153762
Notes: Translation of: Histoire du SIDA.
Awards: Runner-up for Choice Magazine Outstanding Reference/Academic Book Award 1991
Description: xii, 279 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Calamity for our times --
Oracles of science --
Look back --
Disaster: its extent and causes.
Other Titles: Histoire du SIDA.
Responsibility: Mirko D. Grmek ; translated by Russell C. Maulitz and Jacalyn Duffin.
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Drawing on the latest discoveries in virology, microbiology and immunology, this study depicts the AIDS epidemic not as an isolated incident, but rather as part of the co-existence of humans and  Read more...

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Winner of the George Sarton Medal, History of Science Society One of Choice's Outstanding Academic Titles for 1991 "Is AIDS a new disease or not? Yes and no, says Mirko Grmek in his subtle, Read more...

 
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