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Author Bradford, James Tharin, 1982- author

Title Poppies, politics, and power : Afghanistan and the global history of drugs and diplomacy / James Tharin Bradford
Published Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2019
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 281 pages)
Contents Colonial and global engagements -- Politics of prohibition -- The consequences of coercion in Badakhshan -- East meets west -- The Afghan connection -- All goods are dangerous goods
Summary "This book is about the history of both the legal and illicit drug trade in Afghanistan, and the policies launched by the Afghan government to control the drug trade"-- Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on May 15, 2019)
Subject Drug control -- Afghanistan -- History
Drug traffic -- Afghanistan -- History
Opium trade -- Afghanistan -- History
Drug control.
Drug traffic.
HISTORY / Asia / India & South Asia
Opium trade.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Criminology
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2018053979
ISBN 1501738348 electronic book
1501738356 electronic book
9781501738340 electronic book
9781501738357 electronic book