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Author Macdonald, Dave, 1946-

Title Drugs in Afghanistan : opium, outlaws and scorpion tales / David Macdonald
Published London : Pluto, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 295 pages) : map
Contents Introduction -- Scorpion tales -- A nations in anguish -- Opium cultivators -- Heroin producers and traffickers -- Outlaws and warlords -- Drug use in Afghanistan's history -- Neighbours and refugees -- A tale of two opiums -- Hashish and hakims -- Pharmaceuticals and chemical cocktails -- Masters of the universe: other drugs and future dimensions -- Scorpion tails
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
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Subject Drug control -- Afghanistan -- International cooperation.
Drug traffic -- Social aspects -- Afghanistan.
Drug traffic -- Afghanistan.
Heroin abuse -- Afghanistan.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007275505
ISBN 1849643490 (electronic bk.)
9781849643498 (electronic bk.)