The Resource A plague on all our houses : medical intrigue, Hollywood, and the discovery of AIDS, Bruce J. Hillman, MD

A plague on all our houses : medical intrigue, Hollywood, and the discovery of AIDS, Bruce J. Hillman, MD

Label
A plague on all our houses : medical intrigue, Hollywood, and the discovery of AIDS
Title
A plague on all our houses
Title remainder
medical intrigue, Hollywood, and the discovery of AIDS
Statement of responsibility
Bruce J. Hillman, MD
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A frightening new plague. A medical mystery. A pioneering immunologist. In A Plague on All Our Houses, Dr. Bruce J. Hillman dissects the war of egos, money, academic power, and Hollywood clout that advanced AIDS research even as it compromised the career of the scientist who discovered the disease
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hillman, Bruce J
Index
index present
LC call number
RA643.8
LC item number
.H52 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WZ 100
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gottlieb, Michael S
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • Faculty, Medical
  • HIV Infections
  • Social Conditions
  • Education, Medical, Graduate
  • Schools, Medical
  • Politics
  • History, 20th Century
Label
A plague on all our houses : medical intrigue, Hollywood, and the discovery of AIDS, Bruce J. Hillman, MD
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-212) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sick queen -- Riding the tiger -- Fast times -- The Waxman cometh -- The color of money -- No love lost -- The power of denial -- Rock -- Elizabeth -- The contentious route to an effective treatment -- Fear itself -- The politics of research advocacy -- The making of a radical -- Le deluge -- Epilogue: redeeming the years lost to the locusts
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 222 pages
Isbn
9781611688757
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2016006933
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Stock number
99969895759
System control number
  • (OCoLC)939597219
  • (OCoLC)ocn939597219
Label
A plague on all our houses : medical intrigue, Hollywood, and the discovery of AIDS, Bruce J. Hillman, MD
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-212) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sick queen -- Riding the tiger -- Fast times -- The Waxman cometh -- The color of money -- No love lost -- The power of denial -- Rock -- Elizabeth -- The contentious route to an effective treatment -- Fear itself -- The politics of research advocacy -- The making of a radical -- Le deluge -- Epilogue: redeeming the years lost to the locusts
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xx, 222 pages
Isbn
9781611688757
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2016006933
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Stock number
99969895759
System control number
  • (OCoLC)939597219
  • (OCoLC)ocn939597219

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