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Mikovits to publish book

Discussion in 'General ME/CFS News' started by Battery Muncher, Mar 11, 2014.

  1. Battery Muncher

    Battery Muncher Senior Member

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    From the co-author (ghost writer?): http://www.ageofautism.com/2014/03/...search-for-the-truth-about-retroviruses-.html

    See also the report from 'Retractionwatch': http://retractionwatch.com/2014/03/...-who-championed-link-to-xmrv-to-publish-book/
     
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    It could be interesting to read things from Judy's point of view.
    I wonder how much scientific detail is included in the book.
     
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    Interesting. I'll definitely get a copy.
     
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    I just received an e-mail notice from an independent bookseller (in the S.F. Bay Area) where I have purchased books in the past stating that they will have a book signing for the Plague on November 22nd. Here is the announcement for the book signing.

    http://www.rakestrawbooks.com/upcoming-events

    "Local attorney turned science teacher, Kent Heckenlively visits on Saturday, 22 November 2014 at 3:30 PM to sign his new book, Plague: One Scientist's Intrepid Search for the Truth about Human Retroviruses and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (Me/Cfs), Autism, and Other Diseases."
     
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  6. RL_sparky

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    I just received my book, a few days ago. I'm only 1/3 of the way into it but it's excellent so far.
     
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    I am reading the book now and enjoying it. I'm on page 292.

    Worth every penny.
     
  8. CFS_for_19_years

    CFS_for_19_years First Do No Harm

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  9. beaker

    beaker ME/cfs 1986

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    If a reader(s) of the book could post some summaries or key points ( don't want to infringe on copyrights) that would be appreciated. My cognitive stuff keeps me from reading more then little blurbs. Even those can be challenges. I used to buy all the books anyways, but I have a stack sitting here and it's time to let go of that for now.

    Thank you .
     
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    I finished the book and found it fascinating. The amount of information in the book is staggering.

    People can read the book themselves and come to their own conclusions.
     
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    I'm reading it slowly. Harvey Whittemore does not come across as a nice chap.
     
  12. Hate ME/CFS

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    No, he's not, and equally disturbing is how he convinced a judge to illegally jail and innocent scientist. Greed, money and corruption doesn't have to play by the rules. The real criminal is in jail.
     

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