Edward Hooper, The River: A
Journey Back to the Source of HIV and AIDS
Boston: Little, Brown, US$35; Harmondsworth: Penguin, £25; 1999
Second edition (with a new postscript), Penguin, £10.99, 2000
Articles by Edward Hooper
"Genesis of AIDS: Mother Nature, or the hand of Man?", Science as Culture, 2000
Statement to the press, 6 February 2000
"River of tears", Guardian, 5 April 2000
"How Aids was unleashed upon Africa", Observer, 9 July 2000
Reviews, commentaries and responses
Amazon.com, review by Claude Koprowski, 12 October 1999. Reply by Edward Hooper.
Daily Telegraph (UK), review by Matt Ridley, 1 March 2000
Economist, review, 13 November 1999
Irish Times, interview by Penelope Dening, 31 August 1999
Lancet, review by David Sharp, 25 September 1999
London Review of Books, review by Roy Porter, 2 March 2000
Los Angeles Times, review by Marlene Cimons, 23 December 1999
Nature, review by John P. Moore, 23 September 1999. Unpublished letter in response by Edward Hooper.
Nature Medicine, review by Simon Wain-Hobson, October 1999. "HIV researchers upset by Royal Society discussion of River theory", article by Karen Birmingham and Myrna Watanabe, May 2000. Unpublished letter in response by Edward Hooper.
New Scientist, review by Charles Gilks, 13 November 1999.
Newsday, review by Laurie Garrett, 14 December 1999
New Statesman, review by Tony Barnett, 31 January 2000
New York Daily News, article by Juan Gonzalez, 29 October 1999
New York Review of Books, review by Helen Epstein, 2 December 1999
New York Times, review by Lawrence K. Altman, 30 November 1999. Letter in response by Stanley A. Plotkin and Hilary Koprowski, 7 December 1999. Reply by Edward Hooper. Story by Lawrence K. Altman, 21 March 2000.
Philadelphia Inquirer, review by Huntly Collins, 8 November 1999
Politique Africaine, article by Joseph Benarrous, forthcoming
POZ, review by Timothy Burton, March 2000
Prospect, story by Matt Ridley, June 2000
Science, review by Robin A. Weiss, 12 November 1999. Letter in response by Stanley A. Plotkin and Hilary Koprowski, 24 December 1999. Reply by Edward Hooper, 14 January 2000.
Science as Culture, review by Brian Martin, 2000
Scotsman, article by Ruaridh Nicoll, 24 June 2000
South African Sunday Times, commentary by Andrew Donaldson, 14 November 1999
Star-Ledger (Newark, New Jersey), article by Carol Ann Campbell, 26 December 1999. Letter in response by Edward Hooper.
Times Higher Educational Supplement, review by Robert Trivers, 18 February 2000
Houston Press, by Brad Tyer, 20-26 January 2000, about Tom Curtis's vindication by The River.
News report, by David Morgan, 8 November 1999
Amit Chitnis, Diana Rawls, Jim Moore, "Origin of HIV Type 1 in Colonial French Equatorial Africa?" AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses, Vol. 16, No. 1, 2000, pp. 5-8, with a reply by Edward Hooper
Polio vaccines and the origin of AIDS
which in turn is part of Brian Martin's website on suppression of dissent.