Ships from/sold by
Author:  M. Kienholz
Earn Rakuten Super Points™: Write a Review
Sorry, this selection is currently unavailable.
Opium Traders and Their Worlds-Volume One: A Revisionist Expos of the Worlds Greatest Opium Traders Kienholz, M.  1 of 1
$26.33 + $3.75 SHIPPING
EARN 27 RAKUTEN SUPER POINTS™ Rakuten Super Points™
What are Rakuten Super Points™?
Get rewarded when you shop! Earn 1 point per dollar spent. That's like getting cash back on every purchase. Easy to see matured points in checkout. Use points just like cash.
Learn More
FORMAT: Paperback
ALSO AVAILABLE: Other Formats Choose Format
IN STOCK: Usually Ships within 24 hours
45 day return policy

Learn more about Opium Traders and Their Worlds-Volume One: A Revisionist Expos of the World's Greatest Opium Traders:

Format: Paperback
ISBN-10: 0595467865
ISBN-13: 9780595467860
Sku: 209879381
Publish Date: 10/14/2008
Pages:  420
Age Range:  NA
See more in World
Opium Traders and Their Worlds examines the opium trade with a detective''s investigative approach. The author uses evidence to dismiss many of the false claims commonly held with regard to the so-called "legitimacy" of the Old China trade, presents proof of important figures who were deeply involved in all parts of the world and shows how world events were affected by famous men in opium hierarchies. Lateral contributors to the drug trade include shipbuilders who fashioned their craft to meet needs of the commerce, designing specially built Indiamen, clippers, and "fast crabs." Ms. Kienholz shows how vicious competition in the trade moved players like chess pieces, with winners and losers shifting positions. Her research into the production of the new "opioids" such as oxycodone is an area not previously probed.

Product Attributes

Product attributeeBooks:   Kobo
Product attributeBook Format:   Paperback
Product attributeNumber of Pages:   0420
Product attributePublisher:
Advertisement Bottom