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Excellent read on the history of Cocaine and its role in society. It dragged a bit at the 2/3rd mark when the author goes into modern day effects of the cocaine trade in latin... Read morePublished 10 days ago by syd
This is a very thorough and entertaining analysis of Cocaine, from before Spanish conquest up to today. Read morePublished 8 months ago by E. Nelson
This is a really interesting book loaded with great basic information. Cocaine, like so many other narcotics has such a convoluted history. This book makes sense of it all. Read morePublished 16 months ago by canoeman
Very long and incredibly detailed. Consequently it drags a bit from time to time, but all-in-all it's a fascinating read. Read morePublished on May 18, 2013 by Patchnparrot
This is the third time I have purchased this book due to someone stealing it. it is a great read and the history is amazing. Great job Dominic!Published on April 4, 2013 by Jennifer
A rather long read, but it is the text used for instruction in an issues class I am taking, and it is very informative.Published on February 6, 2013 by Veronica
Great, immensely quotable book
Most addictive, long association with humans, hard to grow and extremely flexible why wouldn't you?
This is one of the best non-fiction books you're ever likely to read. The volume of research is extremely impressive and paralleled by the very accessible way he puts across the... Read morePublished on August 7, 2012 by iliketoread
In a true tour de force, this author has covered the waterfront in digging though the history, of the coca plant. Read morePublished on March 17, 2012 by Herbert L Calhoun