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Brave new weed : adventures into the uncharted world of cannabis

Author: Joe Dolce, (Periodical editor)
Publisher: New York, NY : Harper Wave, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Author Joe Dolce journeys across the globe in a quest to understand the clouded past and bright future of the weed. The book provides a fresh take on the new world of cannabis and all the promise that this much-maligned plant holds.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joe Dolce, (Periodical editor)
ISBN: 9780062499912 0062499912
OCLC Number: 934884439
Description: 275 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Part I. The old world: Introduction: The girls in the basement ; Big bad scary weed ; The Dutch masters ; The martyr and the millionaires --
part II. The new world: Widgets and dabs ; The endocannabinoid system : the body's supercomputer ; The world's largest human trial ; Snake oil or cancer cure? ; Budtenders and sinsemilliers : inside the dispensary --
part III. Future weed: Designing your highs ; The four enhancements ; The next reinvention of weed --
Appendix: Beyond stoned : cannabis for inspiration, intimacy, and other pleasures.
Responsibility: Joe Dolce.

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The former editor-in-chief of Details and Star adventures into the fascinating "brave new world" of cannabis, tracing its history and possible future as he investigates the social, medical, legal,  Read more...

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"One of the most fascinating accounts of the state of marijuana. A charming, honest look into pot's past-and what that says about its future." -- Rolling Stone "Employing aspects of travel narrative, Read more...

 
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