Opium - Booth, Martin, and Booth

This definitive history of one of the most notorious drugs of all time traces opium's astounding impact on world culture--from its religious use by prehistoric peoples to its influence on the imaginations of the Romantic writers; from the earliest medical science to the Sino-British opium wars. of photos.

Opium 1998, Thomas Dunne Books

ISBN-13: 9780312186432