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The Marijuana Conviction: A History of Marijuana Prohibition in the United States

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A drug policy classic reprint -- a comprehensive history of marijuana use and prohibition in the United States.
Paperback, 368 pages
Published January 1st 1999 by Lindesmith Center (first published 1974)
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Betsy
Sep 18, 2008 Betsy rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: Intelligent Americans who value freedon
This book is the most comprehensive history of cannabis prohibition that I have found. If you've ever wondered about the real reasons behind why this harmless herb and its relative, the amazing fiber hemp, are illegal, you should check this book out for sure! The truth will astound you.

Then, because this book was published in the 1970s, you should check out The Emperor Wears No Clothes by Jack Herer for a more recent look at the bogus science, racism, and government trickery that have helped kee
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