Katie Dicker - Aids - Hachette Children's Group

Aids

By Katie Dicker

  • Paperback
  • £8.99

Explores hard-hitting topics that affect us all today, told through the voices of the people involved.

Global Issues: AIDS considers the definition and causes of AIDS, the history of the virus, and its human, social and economic impact. The various responses to AIDS at national and international levels, the future of AIDS, and AIDS in the media are also taken into account.

Biographical Notes

Katie Dicker is a writer and editor who has worked in publishing for over ten years. She has a degree in politics and philosophy but works across a range of titles, from science and natural history to current affairs and the arts. She specialises in children's non-fiction.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780750283083
  • Publication date: 10 Apr 2014
  • Page count: 48
  • Imprint: Wayland
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