The Resource Someone Was Here: : Profiles in the AIDS Epidemic, (ebook)

Someone Was Here: : Profiles in the AIDS Epidemic, (ebook)

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Someone Was Here: : Profiles in the AIDS Epidemic
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Someone Was Here:
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Profiles in the AIDS Epidemic
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eng
Summary
Three powerful profiles of men and women whose lives were changed forever by the AIDS epidemic. Published at the height of the AIDS epidemic,S̀omeone Was Hereb̀rings together three stories, reported between 1985 and 1987, about the human cost of the disease. Whitmore writes of Jim Sharp, a man in New York infected with AIDS, and Edward Dunn, one of the many people in Jim's support network, who volunteers with the Gay Men's Health Crisis organization in the city. Whitmore also profiles a mother, Nellie, who drives to San Francisco to bring her troubled son, Mike, home to Colorado where he will succumb to AIDS. Finally, Whitmore tells of the doctors and nurses working on the AIDS team in a South Bronx hospital, struggling to treat patients afflicted with an illness they don't yet fully understand. Expanded from reporting that originally appeared in theǸew York Times Magazine,S̀omeone Was Hereìs a tragic and deeply felt look at a generation traumatized by AIDS, published just one year before George Whitmore's own death from the disease
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Whitmore, George
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362.1/969792/00924
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non fiction
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  • AIDS (Disease)
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • AIDS (Disease)
  • AIDS (Disease)
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adult
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Someone Was Here: : Profiles in the AIDS Epidemic, (ebook)
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1 online resource
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9781480455078
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11568107
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11568107
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MWT11568107
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Someone Was Here: : Profiles in the AIDS Epidemic, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781480455078
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11568107
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11568107
System control number
MWT11568107
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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