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Cocaine : an unauthorised biography

Author: Dominic Streatfeild
Publisher: London : Virgin, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Author undertook two years of research - including time in Columbia and the crack houses of New York - to complete the book, which traces the history of cocaine from 2500BC to the present day, and its use and promotion.
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Streatfeild, Dominic.
Cocaine.
London : Virgin, 2001
(OCoLC)654531900
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dominic Streatfeild
ISBN: 1852279214 9781852279219
OCLC Number: 45853051
Description: 486 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Dominic Streatfeild.

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The author sets out to discover not the history of organized drug crime, but the story of the drug itself. His research takes him from the arcane reaches of the British Library to the isolation cells  Read more...

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