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Author Glendinning, Chellis.

Title Chiva : a village takes on the global heroin trade / Chellis Glendinning
Published Gabriola Island, B.C. : New Society Publishers, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 247 pages) : illustrations, maps, portrait
Summary Chiva? is street slang for heroin. This creative nonfiction masterpiece merges the corrupt epic of global heroin trafficking with the human scale response of a New Mexican village, interweaving the terror wrought by dealers, the village?s response, and one man?s struggle with love and addiction
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Alienation (Social psychology)
Drug abuse -- Psychological aspects.
Drug abuse -- Social aspects.
Healing -- Social aspects.
Heroin abuse -- New Mexico -- Chimayo -- History.
Heroin industry.
Imperialism -- Psychological aspects.
Chimayo (N.M.) -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2005360820
ISBN 1550923390 (electronic bk.)
9781550923391 (electronic bk.)