TITLE

Out of sight, out of mind

AUTHOR(S)
Darski, Krzysztof T.
PUB. DATE
April 1986
SOURCE
Body Politic;Apr86, Issue 125, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the threat of AIDS facing homosexuals in Poland. Conditions of homosexuals in the country; Relations of homosexuals to the Polish society; Way to prevent homosexuals from spreading the AIDS disease.
ACCESSION #
10400875

 

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