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Books about drugs

  1. Kratom and Other Mitragynines

    Kratom and Other Mitragynines: The Chemistry and Pharmacology of Opioids from a Non-Opium Source
    Kratom and Other Mitragynines: The Chemistry and Pharmacology of Opioids from a Non-Opium Source Opioids such as morphine, codeine, and oxycodone are extracts or analogs isolated from a single source: the opium poppy. For a long time, it was...
  2. The Psilocybin Mushroom Bible

    The Psilocybin Mushroom Bible: The Definitive Guide to Growing and Using Magic Mushrooms
    The Psilocybin Mushroom Bible: The Definitive Guide to Growing and Using Magic Mushrooms By: Dr. K Mandrake PhD (Author),‎ Virginia Haze (Photographer) About the Author Virginia Haze is a prolific writer and photographer with many books under...
  3. Wasted

    Amazing true story of addiction & recovery
    The true story of Mark who had his first drink as a young child and tried heroin at 11 years old. This is his story of addiction, violence, love, loss, homelessness and recovery. Publication date: 3 April 2008 Product dimensions: 13 x 2.4 x 19.6...
  4. Physiology of Behaviour, Global Edition, 12th Edition

    A behavioural neuroscience text that provides a comprehensive introduction to how biology affects behaviour including substance use and addiction
    This is a behavioural neuroscience textbook. Behavioural neuroscience is the study of how biology and psychology interact. The book begins by explaining development of the nervous system, the methods through which the nervous system is studied...
  5. The Chinese Encounter with Opium: Dreams of Colored Clouds and Orchid Fragrance

    Packed with gorgeous illustrations and fascinating tidbits about the history of opium culture in China
    Hardcover: 434 pages Publisher: SMC Publishing Inc; 1st edition (November 1, 2009) Language: English ISBN-10: 9576387132 ISBN-13: 978-9576387135
  6. Poppies, Pipes, and People: Opium and Its Use in Laos

    In-depth study of patterns of opium usage in Laos
    Hardcover: 360 pages Publisher: University of California Press (June 1, 1983) Language: English ISBN-10: 0520046226 ISBN-13: 978-0520046221 Package Dimensions: 9.3 x 5.9 x 1.1 inches
  7. Artificial Paradises

    Beautifully written portrait of the effects of opium, wine, and hashish on the mind
    Paperback: 204 pages Publisher: Citadel; First Edition edition (August 4, 1998) Language: English ISBN-10: 0806514833 ISBN-13: 978-0806514833 Package Dimensions: 9 x 6 x 0.5 inches
  8. Hep-Cats, Narcs, and Pipe Dreams: A History of America's Romance with Illegal Drugs

    Traces the use of, and popular fascination with, illegal drugs in the US
    Paperback: 528 pages Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press (April 28, 1999) Language: English ISBN-10: 0801861659 ISBN-13: 978-0801861659 Product Dimensions: 6.1 x 1.4 x 9.2 inches
  9. Saying Yes: In Defense of Drug Use

    Columnist Jacob Sullum argues in favor of a moderate approach to drug use
    Paperback: 352 pages Publisher: TarcherPerigee (May 11, 2004) Language: English ISBN-10: 1585423181 ISBN-13: 978-1585423187 Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.9 x 8.2 inches
  10. The Social Life of Opium in China

    Traces opium's development as a cultural institution in China
    Paperback: 256 pages Publisher: Cambridge University Press; First Softcover Edition (October 17, 2005) Language: English ISBN-10: 0521608562 ISBN-13: 978-0521608565 Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.6 x 9 inches
  11. The Art of Opium Antiques

    Beautifully illustrated guide to the components of an opium smoking layout
    Paperback: 128 pages Publisher: Silkworm Books (October 18, 2007) Language: English ISBN-10: 9749511220 ISBN-13: 978-9749511220 Product Dimensions: 8.2 x 0.5 x 8.2 inches
  12. Opium: The Flower of Evil

    Tastefully illustrated history of opium, its paraphernalia, and the era surrounding it
    Hardcover: 256 pages Publisher: Mega Square (May 19, 2014) ISBN-10: 1783100184 ISBN-13: 978-1783100187
  13. Demons: Our Changing Attitudes to Alcohol, Tobacco, & Drugs

    Considers contemporary attitudes toward the use of substances in light of their history
    Hardcover Published: 28 January 2014 288 Pages 10 black and white illustrations Dimensions: 8.5 x 5.4 inches ISBN: 9780199604982
  14. Opium: A Journey Through Time

    Investigates the complex relationship between mankind and the opium poppy throughout history
    Hardcover: 128 pages Publisher: Mercury Books; 1st edition (March 1, 2005) Language: English ISBN-10: 190466850X ISBN-13: 978-1904668503 Product Dimensions: 8 x 0.8 x 11.2 inches
  15. The Politics of Heroin in Southeast Asia

    Detailed analysis of Western involvement in the heroin and opium trade in the Golden Triangle
    Hardcover: 464 pages Publisher: Harper & Row; 1st edition (1972) Language: English ISBN-10: 0060129018 ISBN-13: 978-0060129019
  16. The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness

    An argument against US drug policies from the perspective of racial inequality
    Paperback: 336 pages Publisher: The New Press (January 16, 2012) Language: English ISBN-10: 1595586431 ISBN-13: 978-1595586438 Product Dimensions: 6.2 x 1 x 9.2 inches
  17. Reefer Madness: Sex, Drugs, and Cheap Labor in the American Black Market

    Compelling analysis of black market economics in the US
    Paperback: 352 pages Publisher: Mariner Books (April 1, 2004) Language: English ISBN-10: 0618446702 ISBN-13: 978-0618446704 Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.9 x 8.2 inches
  18. The Little Book of Opium

    A look at opium in the context of its history
    Series: Little Books (Ronin Publishing) Paperback: 144 pages Publisher: Ronin Publishing; First Edition (January 2003) Language: English ISBN-10: 0914171836 ISBN-13: 978-0914171836 Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.5 x 8.5 inches
  19. Opium: The Diary of His Cure

    Cocteau's celebrated acount of his addiction to opium and the "cure"
    Paperback: 224 pages Publisher: Peter Owen Publishers; 3rd edition (September 1, 2013) Language: English ISBN-10: 0720615119 ISBN-13: 978-0720615111 Product Dimensions: 5.2 x 0.8 x 8 inches
  20. Opium: A Portrait of the Heavenly Demon

    Beautifully illustrated short history of opium culture
    Paperback: 160 pages Publisher: Greystone Books; First Trade Paper Edition (October 14, 2004) Language: English ISBN-10: 1553650581 ISBN-13: 978-1553650584 Product Dimensions: 6.2 x 0.2 x 7.5 inches