The Age of Intoxication: Origins of the Global Drug Trade cover
The Age of Intoxication: Origins of the Global Drug TradeUniversity of Pennsylvania Press, 2019

Featuring numerous illuminating anecdotes and a cast of characters that includes merchants, slaves, shamans, prophets, inquisitors, and alchemists, The Age of Intoxication rethinks a history of drugs and the early drug trade that has too often been framed as opposites—between medicinal and recreational, legal and illegal, good and evil.

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