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AIDS choices for life by Carol Rust Nash

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Published by Enslow Publishers in Springfield, NJ .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • AIDS (Disease) -- Juvenile literature.,
  • AIDS (Disease),
  • Diseases.

Book details:

About the Edition

Examines the history of AIDS, means of transmission, AIDS-related illnesses, ways to prevent transmission, personal stories of young people who have been infected, and recent breakthroughs in treatment.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 103-110) and index.

StatementCarol Rust Nash.
SeriesIssues in focus, Issues in focus (Hillside, N.J.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC607.A26 N374 1997
The Physical Object
Pagination112 p. :
Number of Pages112
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL656182M
ISBN 100894909037
LC Control Number97001255
OCLC/WorldCa36543267

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