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The Politics of Heroin: CIA Complicity in the Global Drug Trade : Afghanistan, Southeast Asia, Central America, Colombia

Alfred W. McCoy
Format
Book
Published
Chicago : Lawrence Hill Books : Distributed by Independent Publishers Group, c2003.
Edition
Rev. ed
Language
English
ISBN
1556524838
Contents
  • Introduction: A history of heroin ... Sicily : home of the Mafia
  • Marseille : America's heroin laboratory
  • Opium for the natives
  • Cold War opium boom
  • South Vietnam's heroin traffic
  • Hong Kong : Asia's heroin laboratory
  • The Golden Triangle
  • War on drugs
  • The CIA's covert wars.
Description
xxvi, 710 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Notes
  • "The second revised edition of The politics of heroin in Southeast Asia"--T.p. verso.
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 649-680) and index.
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