The pursuit of oblivion : a global history of narcotics, 1500-2000 (Book, 2002) [WorldCat.org]
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The pursuit of oblivion : a global history of narcotics, 1500-2000

Author: Richard Peter Treadwell Davenport-Hines
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Co, 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A startling account of the history of drug abuse, this book forces us to reconsider many of our views on a controversial issue.

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Peter Treadwell Davenport-Hines
ISBN: 0393325458 9780393325454
OCLC Number: 695851693
Description: 576 Seiten : Illustrationen
Responsibility: Richard Davenport-Hines.

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"Pragmatic and persuasive, full of fascinating lore and intelligent interpretation... overwhelming evidence and penetrating analysis." -- Boston Globe "Factually detailed and rich in anecdote." -- Read more...

 
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