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The snow papers : a memoir of illusion, power-lust, and cocaine

Author: Richard Smart
Publisher: Boston : Atlantic Monthly Press, ©1985.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This is the story of a man whose unrelenting quest for social and professional success was fueled by a drug that left him emotionally devastated and professionally ruined -- a drug that until recently was perceived as a social curiousity, a "fad" limited to entertainers, celebrities, and professional athletes. This book destroys this myth forever.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Richard Smart; Richard Smart
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Smart
ISBN: 0871130300 9780871130303
OCLC Number: 12550403
Description: xiii, 321 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Richard Smart.

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This is the story of a man whose unrelenting quest for social and professional success was fueled by a drug that left him emotionally devastated and professionally ruined -- a drug that until recently was perceived as a social curiousity, a "fad" limited to entertainers, celebrities, and professional athletes. This book destroys this myth forever.

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