Andean cocaine: the making of a global drug

Introduction : cocaine as Andean history -- Imagining coca, discovering cocaine, 1850-1890 -- Making a national commodity : Peruvian crude cocaine, 1885-1910 -- Cocaine enchained : global commodity circuits, 1890s-1930s -- Withering cocaine : Peruvian responses, 1910-1945 -- Anticocaine : from reluc...

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Main Author: Gootenberg, Paul
Format: Print Book
Language:English
Published: Chapel Hill University of North Carolina Press c 2008
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Summary:Introduction : cocaine as Andean history -- Imagining coca, discovering cocaine, 1850-1890 -- Making a national commodity : Peruvian crude cocaine, 1885-1910 -- Cocaine enchained : global commodity circuits, 1890s-1930s -- Withering cocaine : Peruvian responses, 1910-1945 -- Anticocaine : from reluctance to global prohibitions, 1910-1950 -- Birth of the narcos : Pan-American illicit networks, 1945-1965 -- The drug boom (1965-1975) and beyond
Item Description:Includes bibliography p. [385] - 412 and index
Physical Description:XVII, 442 S. Ill., graph. Darst., Kt.
ISBN:9780807832295
9780807859056