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Author Quinones, Sam, 1958-

Title Dreamland : the true tale of America's opiate epidemic / Sam Quinones.

Imprint New York : Bloomsbury Press, 2016.
2015

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Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PHS Non-Fiction  362.29 Quinones    ---  Available
Edition Pbk. ed.
Description x, 374 p. : maps ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 359-362) and index.
Indexed In: Booklist starred, February 2015
Publishers Weekly, February 2015
Kirkus Review, February 2015
Summary Chronicles how sugar cane farmers in a small county on the west coast of Mexico created a unique distribution system that brought highly addictive black tar heroin to the United States, and looks at a pharmaceutical company's marketing campaign of OxyContin.
Audience Adult Follett School Solutions.
Subject Drug traffic -- Mexico.
Drug abuse -- United States.
Heroin abuse.
Oxycodone.
Narcotics -- United States.
American Dream.
Added Title Dream land
ISBN 9781620402528

 
    
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