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Opium for the Masses: A Practical Guide to Growing Poppies and Making Opium

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Opium Drugs Culture studies Drug policy Poppy
Paperback, 112 pages
Published 1994 by Loompanics Unlimited
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Sha
Jan 24, 2013 rated it it was ok
There were a few interesting facts and legal perspectives I'd never before considered. The book was somewhat informative, very opinionated, and a little bit dated. I read it on the recommendation of a senior work colleague, but I was overall disappointed with the lack of technical data. ...more
Colin Blow
Jul 05, 2017 rated it really liked it
A great book, but works better in conjunction with other books on the genre, to fill the gaps.
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Re-read again, thinking of the sackler family instead of Lin Zexu
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Mar 11, 2015 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Read this book.

Somewhat out of date but certainly entertaining. this book is easily read but still thought provoking- particularly when you consider the author's brave stance against censorship and legislation of morality.
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Greg
Jan 07, 2011 rated it it was amazing
It's amazing how much information this book contains. It's a complete how-to guide! ...more
Brad Lucas
The subject was interesting enough, but the book was riddled with spelling mistakes and badly formatted sentences. It was rather off putting at times.
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