Tinderbox: How the West Sparked the AIDS Epidemic and How the World Can Finally Overcome It
Publish date: March 1st 2012
Pages no: 421
Edition language: English
I found this a useful summary of recent advances in our understanding of HIV, its origins, and its prevention. I read it after Epstein's The Invisible Cure: Africa, the West, and the Fight Against AIDS, which covers some of the same points. Together they provide a good update or review. Add Dow and ...
This book will shake you up. The authors are honest, and forthright in their appraisal of how AIDS began and spread through Africa, and the various means, both good and bad, used to try and stop it. Not for the sensitive as some of the narrative is rather graphic. The story is very accessible to the...