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Opium
A History
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Author(s) :
Martin Booth
Pages :
381
Pub Date :
1996
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Publisher :
St. Martin's Press
ISBN :
0312186436
BLURBS #
"Booth offers a rich and definitive narrative on a major issue in a highly readable form."
-- The Times (London)

"Booth handles an inflammatory topic with admirable cool."
-- The Sunday Times (London)

"Opium: A History is an informative book, full of thought-provoking facts and statistics."
-- The Sunday Telegraph (London)

"This book will be an eye-opener for anyone who thinks of opium as the faintly glamorous indulgence of a few Romantic poets."
-- The Daily Telegraph (London)