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Published: 11 September 2003

260 Pages | 8pp halftone plates


ISBN: 9780199249381

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Cannabis Britannica

Empire, Trade, and Prohibition 1800-1928

James Mills

  • A pacily written account of politics, science and empire
  • Explores the historical background to cannabis legislation
  • Reveals imperial Britain's role in the cannabis trade
  • Shows how political circumstances combined almost accidentally to lead to prohibition