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Opium : a history / Martin Booth.

By: Booth, Martin.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : St. Martin's Griffin, 1996Description: xii, 381 p. ; 21 cm.ISBN: 0312206674 (pbk.); 0312186436 (hbk.).Subject(s): Opium abuse -- History | Opium trade -- HistoryDDC classification: 616.863209
Contents:
Ch. 1. Raw Opium -- Ch. 2. The Discovery of Dreams -- Ch. 3. Pleasure-domes in Xanadu -- Ch. 4. Poverty, Potions and Poppy-heads -- Ch. 5. Heroic Substances -- Ch. 6. God's Own Medicine -- Ch. 7. The Fantasy Traders -- Ch. 8. The Government of Opium -- Ch. 9. Coolies and Conferences -- Ch. 10. Junkies and the Living Dead -- Ch. 11. DORA, Isabella and Olivia -- Ch. 12. Carpets, Condoms and Cats -- Ch. 13. Enter the Mobster -- Ch. 14. Soldiers and Secrets -- Ch. 15. Warlords, Barons and Laundrymen -- Ch. 16. Bacteria and The $1,000,000 Bathtub.
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AOD DRUGS MARIJ Marijuana exposed AOD DRUGS METHA Methadone matters : AOD DRUGS NEW New drugs on the street : AOD DRUGS OPIUM Opium : AOD DRUGS RUSHI Rushing, crashing, dying AOD DRUGS TEENS A teen's guide to living drug-free / AOD DRUGS TEENS Teens under the influence :

Includes bibliographical references (p. [355]-359) and index.

Ch. 1. Raw Opium -- Ch. 2. The Discovery of Dreams -- Ch. 3. Pleasure-domes in Xanadu -- Ch. 4. Poverty, Potions and Poppy-heads -- Ch. 5. Heroic Substances -- Ch. 6. God's Own Medicine -- Ch. 7. The Fantasy Traders -- Ch. 8. The Government of Opium -- Ch. 9. Coolies and Conferences -- Ch. 10. Junkies and the Living Dead -- Ch. 11. DORA, Isabella and Olivia -- Ch. 12. Carpets, Condoms and Cats -- Ch. 13. Enter the Mobster -- Ch. 14. Soldiers and Secrets -- Ch. 15. Warlords, Barons and Laundrymen -- Ch. 16. Bacteria and The $1,000,000 Bathtub.

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