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The Resource Drugs and empires : essays in modern imperialism and intoxication, c.1500-c.1930, edited by James H. Mills and Patricia Barton

Drugs and empires : essays in modern imperialism and intoxication, c.1500-c.1930, edited by James H. Mills and Patricia Barton

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Drugs and empires : essays in modern imperialism and intoxication, c.1500-c.1930
Title
Drugs and empires
Title remainder
essays in modern imperialism and intoxication, c.1500-c.1930
Statement of responsibility
edited by James H. Mills and Patricia Barton
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.2909171/90903
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JV185
LC item number
.D78 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Drugs and empires : essays in modern imperialism and intoxication, c.1500-c.1930, edited by James H. Mills and Patricia Barton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
China, British imperialism and the myth of the 'opium plague' / Frank Dikötter, Lars Laamann, and Xun Zhou -- Developing habits : opium and tobacco in the Indonesian archipelago, c. 1619-c. 1794 / George Bryan Souza -- Early British encounters with the Indian opium eater / Richard Newman -- 'Cannot we induce the people of England to eat opium?' The moral economy of opium in colonial India / John F. Richards -- Opium and the trading world of western India in the early nineteenth century / Amar Farooqui -- Dangerous drinks and the colonial state : 'illicit' gin prohibition and control in colonial Nigeria / Chima J. Korieh -- Empire and excise : drugs and drink revenue and the fate of states in South Asia / Marc Jason Gilbert -- Powders, potions and tablets : the 'quinine fraud' in British India, 1890-1939 / Patricia Barton -- Colonial Africa and the international politics of cannabis : Egypt, South Africa and the origins of global control / James H. Mills -- 'A grave danger to the peace of the East' : opium and imperial rivalry in China, 1895-1920 / William O. Walker III -- 'Wolf by the ears' : the dilemmas of imperial opium policymaking in the twentieth century / William B. McAllister -- The trade-off : Chinese opium traders and antebellum reform in the United States, 1815-1860 / Elizabeth Kelly Gray
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 252 p.
Isbn
9780230516519
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007038453
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn377542055
Label
Drugs and empires : essays in modern imperialism and intoxication, c.1500-c.1930, edited by James H. Mills and Patricia Barton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
China, British imperialism and the myth of the 'opium plague' / Frank Dikötter, Lars Laamann, and Xun Zhou -- Developing habits : opium and tobacco in the Indonesian archipelago, c. 1619-c. 1794 / George Bryan Souza -- Early British encounters with the Indian opium eater / Richard Newman -- 'Cannot we induce the people of England to eat opium?' The moral economy of opium in colonial India / John F. Richards -- Opium and the trading world of western India in the early nineteenth century / Amar Farooqui -- Dangerous drinks and the colonial state : 'illicit' gin prohibition and control in colonial Nigeria / Chima J. Korieh -- Empire and excise : drugs and drink revenue and the fate of states in South Asia / Marc Jason Gilbert -- Powders, potions and tablets : the 'quinine fraud' in British India, 1890-1939 / Patricia Barton -- Colonial Africa and the international politics of cannabis : Egypt, South Africa and the origins of global control / James H. Mills -- 'A grave danger to the peace of the East' : opium and imperial rivalry in China, 1895-1920 / William O. Walker III -- 'Wolf by the ears' : the dilemmas of imperial opium policymaking in the twentieth century / William B. McAllister -- The trade-off : Chinese opium traders and antebellum reform in the United States, 1815-1860 / Elizabeth Kelly Gray
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
x, 252 p.
Isbn
9780230516519
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007038453
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn377542055

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