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Opium: a portrait of the heavenly demon
AuthorHodgson, Barbara, 1955-
Pub. LocationSan FranciscoPublisherChronicle Books
Date1999Phys. Desc.152 p. : ill. (some color) ; 20 cm.
LocationAdmin. OfficeCall NumberHV5816.H55 1999
Opium: a portrait of the heavenly demon / Barbara Hodgson.
Includes bibliographical references (p.144-147) and index.
Chapters: The Drowsy Poppy Opium and the East -- Intoxicating Fumes -- The Writer's Muse -- Chinatowns -- Opium Hits the Street.
Subject(s)Opium trade--China--History
Opium abuse--China--19th century
Opium abuse--History
Rec. TypeBookLanguageEnglish
CollectionRicci Institute [AEC]Rec. #19110
ISBN081182411X; 9780811824118LCCN98053661OCLC40489232