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An updated edition of Jacques Pepin's acclaimed account of the events that transformed a chimpanzee virus into a global pandemic.
Introduction; 1. Out of Africa; 2. The Source; 3. The Timing; 4. The Cut Hunter; 5. The Scramble for Central Africa; 6. Tropical Boom Towns; 7. The Oldest Profession; 8. Injections and the Transmission of Viruses; 9. The Legacies of French Colonial Medicine; 10. The Legacies of Belgian Tropical Medicine; 11. The Other Human Immunodeficiency Viruses; 12. From the Congo to the Caribbean; 13. The Blood Trade; 14. A Long Journey; 15. Globalisation; 16. A False Villain, a Genuine Hero; 17. Epilogue
Jacques Pepin is Professor in the Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases at Universite de Sherbrooke, Canada. He has conducted research on infectious diseases in sixteen African countries.