By Jeremy Agnew
consuming used to be thought of to be an authorised pursuit for males on the time. Smoking opium was once thought of to be deviant and linked to teams at the fringes of mainstream society, yet opium use and habit by means of girls was once ordinary. This ebook provides the history of either ingredients and the way their use unfold around the West, firstly for medicinal purposes—but how overuse and abuse ended in the Temperance flow and finally to nationwide Prohibition. This e-book stories the ancient fact of alcohol and opium use within the previous West with out bias.
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