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  • How to Survive a Plague: The Inside Story of How Citizens and Science Tamed AIDS
    Views : 185
    Pages : 640

    by: David France

    Publisher: pKnopf

    Book Description

    How scientists and citizens banded together to lift the death sentence from AIDS.

    It may be hard for anyone not alive at the time to comprehend how devastatingly the AIDS epidemic announced itself in the early 1980s and how resolute the Ronald Reagan government was in doing nothing about it. Emblematic was Jesse Helms, the North Carol ... more

    Publish on

    2016-11-29

    ISBN-10: 0307700631

    ISBN-13: 9780307700636

    Language: English

  • Our Fathers: The Secret Life of the Catholic Church in an Age of Scandal
    Views : 105
    Pages : 672

    by: David France

    Publisher: pHarmony

    Book Description

    A flabby account of a dispiriting matter—namely, sexual abuse at the hands of priests.

    In the 1980s and before, writes journalist France (Bag of Toys: Sex, Scandal, and the Death Mask Murder, 1992), without offering much in the way of evidence, little attention was given to instances of such abuse “thanks to cozy relationships a ... more

    Publish on

    2004-01-20

    ISBN-10: 0767914309

    ISBN-13: 9780767914307

    Language: English