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The Resource Forces of habit : drugs and the making of the modern world, David T. Courtwright

Forces of habit : drugs and the making of the modern world, David T. Courtwright

Label
Forces of habit : drugs and the making of the modern world
Title
Forces of habit
Title remainder
drugs and the making of the modern world
Statement of responsibility
David T. Courtwright
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Courtwright, David T.
Dewey number
362.29
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV4997
LC item number
.C68 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Substance abuse
  • Psychotropic drugs
  • Substance abuse
  • Substance abuse
  • Substance abuse
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Forces of habit : drugs and the making of the modern world, David T. Courtwright
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [211]-213) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The psychoactive revolution -- The big three: alcohol, tobacco, and caffeine -- The little three: opium, cannabis, and coca -- The puzzle of distribution -- The sorcerer's apprentices -- A trap baited with pleasure -- Escape from commodity hell -- Opiates of the people -- Taxes and smuggling -- About-face: restriction and prohibition -- Licit and illicit drugs
Control code
ocm44794855
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 277 pages
Isbn
9780674004580
Lccn
00061466
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44794855
  • (Sirsi) a692833
Label
Forces of habit : drugs and the making of the modern world, David T. Courtwright
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [211]-213) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The psychoactive revolution -- The big three: alcohol, tobacco, and caffeine -- The little three: opium, cannabis, and coca -- The puzzle of distribution -- The sorcerer's apprentices -- A trap baited with pleasure -- Escape from commodity hell -- Opiates of the people -- Taxes and smuggling -- About-face: restriction and prohibition -- Licit and illicit drugs
Control code
ocm44794855
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
viii, 277 pages
Isbn
9780674004580
Lccn
00061466
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)44794855
  • (Sirsi) a692833

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