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The HIV/AIDS Pandemic - eBook

The HIV/AIDS Pandemic - eBook 

S&L Price: $43.29
ISBN: 978-1-6782-0103-6
Format: eBook
Other titles in the Historic Pandemics and Plagues eBook series Go to hardcover
Author: John Allen
Publication Date: 2022
Number of Pages: 64
Dewey Code: 614.5/99392
Lexile: 1000-1400
Interest Grade Level: 6-12
Reading Grade Level: 6-12

From a mysterious disease that appeared in the United States in the early 1980s, HIV/AIDS grew into a global scourge with death tolls in the millions. Its deadly impact on populations such as gay males and the poor of Africa has made it one of the most politically contentious diseases of the last century. The HIV/AIDS Pandemic explores the causes, the spread, the effects on people? lives, as well as efforts to treat the disease and halt its spread.