By Jeremy Agnew
consuming was once thought of to be an accredited pursuit for males on the time. Smoking opium used to be thought of to be deviant and linked to teams at the fringes of mainstream society, yet opium use and dependancy via ladies used to be typical. This booklet offers the history of either elements and the way their use unfold around the West, initially for medicinal purposes—but how overuse and abuse ended in the Temperance circulation and at last to nationwide Prohibition. This e-book experiences the old fact of alcohol and opium use within the outdated West with out bias.
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