Table of contents for The origins of AIDS / Jacques Pepin.

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Introduction; 1. Out of Africa; 2. The source; 3. The timing; 4. The cut hunter; 5. Societies in transition; 6. The oldest trade; 7. Injections and the transmission of viruses; 8. The legacies of colonial medicine I: French Equatorial Africa and Cameroun; 9. The legacies of colonial medicine II: the Belgian Congo; 10. The other human immunodeficiency viruses; 11. From the Congo to the Caribbean; 12. The blood trade; 13. The globalisation; 14. Assembling the puzzle; 15. Epilogue: lessons learned.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
HIV infections -- Africa.
HIV infections -- Etiology.
AIDS (Disease) -- Africa.
Emerging infectious diseases -- Africa.
HIV Infections -- etiology -- Africa.
HIV Infections -- history -- Africa.
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome -- history -- Africa.
Communicable Diseases, Emerging -- history -- Africa.
Disease Vectors -- Africa.
HIV-1 -- pathogenicity -- Africa.
History, 20th Century -- Africa.