Wagako o mamoru tameni mazu oya ga yomu eizu no hon: manga de wakaru AIDS [A book about AIDS that parents should first of all read in order to protect their children: understand the issue through comics]. Shigenori Tamagawa.

Wagako o mamoru tameni mazu oya ga yomu eizu no hon: manga de wakaru AIDS [A book about AIDS that parents should first of all read in order to protect their children: understand the issue through comics]

Tokyo: Ko Shobo, 1993. Paperback. 199p., text in Japanese very good paperback in white glossy wraps.

The author was the director of the AIDS testing division of the Tokyo Municipal Komagome Hospital. Targeted to parents, the book uses manga to explain how to protect one's family from AIDS. The contents cover basic information about the nature of AIDS, the HIV virus, transmission routes and opportunistic infections. It adopts a Q&A format to answer specific questions about types of behavior that are safe and risky, and also covers the AIDS crisis in a global context: comparing the Japanese situation to the situations of other countries.

Cat.No: 153370
ISBN: 4769604726

Price: $45.00