Opiates (Hardcover)

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Since prehistoric times, opiates have been used in religious practices, medicinally, and in food preparation. However, this class of drugs is extremely addictive and has been the cause of legislative battles and wars. Authors in this anthology discuss the development and history of opiates, including morphine, heroin, and Oxycontin. The controversies over international opiate smuggling, drug abuse, and, addiction treatment are also highlighted.


Publisher Greenhaven Press
Mfg Part# 9780737728491
SKU 31201672
Format Hardcover
ISBN10 0737728493
Release Date 4/10/2007
Dimensions (in Inches) 8.5H x 5.5L x 0.75T
From the Publisher
Editors Note Discusses the history of opiates and examines their popularity, various types, and physical effects.
Product Attributes
Book Format Hardcover
Minimum Age 14
Number of Pages 0204
Publisher Greenhaven Press
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