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Dark Paradise

A History of Opiate Addiction in America

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PAPERBACK

$42.50 • £34.95 • €38.50

ISBN 9780674005853

Publication Date: 05/31/2001

Short

352 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

1 map, 10 tables

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David T. Courtwright is Presidential Professor Emeritus at the University of North Florida and the author of Dark Paradise: A History of Opiate Addiction in America and Forces of Habit: Drugs and the Making of the Modern World. He was an inaugural recipient of a grant from the highly competitive NEH Public Scholar Program and is a regular media commentator on the history of addiction.

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