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    • And the Band Played On

    • Politics, People, and the AIDS Epidemic
    • By: Randy Shilts
    • Narrated by: Victor Bevine
    • Length: 30 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 437
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 379
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 379

    By the time Rock Hudson's death in 1985 alerted all America to the danger of the AIDS epidemic, the disease had spread across the nation, killing thousands of people and emerging as the greatest health crisis of the 20th century. America faced a troubling question: What happened? How was this epidemic allowed to spread so far before it was taken seriously?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • The subtitle says it all!

    • By Jan Johnson on 03-19-13

    Regular price: $34.95

    • The Mayor of Castro Street

    • The Life and Times of Harvey Milk
    • By: Randy Shilts
    • Narrated by: Marc Vietor
    • Length: 23 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 136
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 117
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 117

    Known as The Mayor of Castro Street even before he was elected to the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, Harvey Milk's personal life, public career, and final assassination reflect the dramatic emergence of the gay community as a political power in America. It is a story full of personal tragedies and political intrigues, assassinations at City Hall, massive riots in the streets, the miscarriage of justice, and the consolidation of gay power and gay hope.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • 11/27/78

    • By Gretchen SLP on 11-20-16

    Regular price: $34.95