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The candy machine

Author: Tom Feiling; Adrian Mulraney
Publisher: Tullamarine, Vic. : Bolinda Audio, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : MP3 : English : MP3 edView all editions and formats
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In The Candy Machine Tom Feiling travels the trade routes from Colombia via Miami, Kingston and Tijuana to London and New York. He meets Medellín hitmen, US kingpins, Brazilian traffickers and talks to soldiers and narcotics officers who fight the gangs and cartels. He traces cocaine's progress from legal 'pick-meup' to luxury product to global commodity, looks at legalisation programmes in countries like  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Feiling; Adrian Mulraney
ISBN: 9781742852737 1742852734
OCLC Number: 746973667
Notes: Unabridged.
MP3 CD.
Bolinda Audio: BAB 110825.
Performer(s): Read by Adrian Mulraney.
Description: 1 sound disc (MP3 CD) (12 hr., 21 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. ; in container.
Details: MP3 cds can only be played on MP3 compatible sound systems.
Responsibility: Tom Feiling ; read by Adrian Mulraney.

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In The Candy Machine Tom Feiling travels the trade routes from Colombia via Miami, Kingston and Tijuana to London and New York. He meets Medellín hitmen, US kingpins, Brazilian traffickers and talks to soldiers and narcotics officers who fight the gangs and cartels. He traces cocaine's progress from legal 'pick-meup' to luxury product to global commodity, looks at legalisation programmes in countries like Switzerland, and shows how America's anti-drugs crusade is actually increasing demand. Cutting through the myths about the white market, this is the story of cocaine as it's never been told before.

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