One hundred years of heroin

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Auburn House , Westport, CT
Statementedited by David F. Musto with the assistance of Pamela Korsmeyer and Thomas W. Maulucci, Jr.
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Paginationxvii, 252 p. :
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ISBN 100865693242

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The Roads to H: The Emergence of the American Heroin Complex, by David T. Courtwright. Inside Policy Making. Years of Heroics by Daniel Patrick Moynihan. Heroin Politics and Policy under President Nixon by Egil Krogh Jr. One Bite of the Apple: Establishing the Special Action Office for Drug Abuse Brand: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated.

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