The Resource Andean cocaine : the making of a global drug, Paul Gootenberg, (electronic book)

Andean cocaine : the making of a global drug, Paul Gootenberg, (electronic book)

Label
Andean cocaine : the making of a global drug
Title
Andean cocaine
Title remainder
the making of a global drug
Statement of responsibility
Paul Gootenberg
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Illuminating a hidden and fascinating chapter in the history of globalization, Paul Gootenberg chronicles the rise of one of the most spectacular and now illegal Latin American exports: cocaine. Gootenberg traces cocaine's history from its origins as a medical commodity in the nineteenth century to its repression during the early twentieth century and its dramatic reemergence as an illicit good after World War II. Connecting the story of the drug's transformations is a host of people, products, and processes: Sigmund Freud, Coca-Cola, and Pablo Escobar all make appearances, exemplifying the gl
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Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1954-
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Gootenberg, Paul
Dewey number
338.4/761532379
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV5840.P4
LC item number
G66 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • Cocaine industry
  • Drug traffic
Label
Andean cocaine : the making of a global drug, Paul Gootenberg, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [385]-412) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : cocaine as Andean history -- Imagining coca, discovering cocaine, 1850-1890 -- Making a national commodity : Peruvian crude cocaine, 1885-1910 -- Cocaine enchained : global commodity circuits, 1890s-1930s -- Withering cocaine : Peruvian responses, 1910-1945 -- Anticocaine : from reluctance to global prohibitions, 1910-1950 -- Birth of the narcos : Pan-American illicit networks, 1945-1965 -- The drug boom (1965-1975) and beyond
Control code
ebr10310779
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvii, 442 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Andean cocaine : the making of a global drug, Paul Gootenberg, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [385]-412) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : cocaine as Andean history -- Imagining coca, discovering cocaine, 1850-1890 -- Making a national commodity : Peruvian crude cocaine, 1885-1910 -- Cocaine enchained : global commodity circuits, 1890s-1930s -- Withering cocaine : Peruvian responses, 1910-1945 -- Anticocaine : from reluctance to global prohibitions, 1910-1950 -- Birth of the narcos : Pan-American illicit networks, 1945-1965 -- The drug boom (1965-1975) and beyond
Control code
ebr10310779
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xvii, 442 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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