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Fernandez, Humberto (1998) Heroin. Center City MN: Hazelden .

We know all about heroin - and yet, beyond the myth of its powers and dangers, how much do we really know about this evermore pervasive drug? The definitive reference on the drug's history, pharmocology, psychology, and sociology, this groundbreaking work also offers a spell-binding account of heroin's power and persistent allure. Animated with vivid personal stories and vignettes, Heroin puts a human face on the long and complex story behind this notorious drug.

Item Type:Book
Call No:BL2
Pages:326 p.
Place of Publication:Center City MN
Keywords:history, heroin, HIV infection, HIV prevention, criminal justice system, AOD history, history of AOD use, history of AOD prevention, history of AODD treatment, history of AOD public policy, history of AOD production, United States
Notes:Contains bibliographic references and index.
Accession Number:HRB 2369 (Available)
Subjects:VA Geographic area > United States
P Demography, epidemiology, and history > Substance use history
A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Natural history of substance use
HJ Treatment method > Substance disorder treatment method
B Substances > Opioids (opiates) > Heroin
MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Policy > Policy on substance use
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Health related prevention > Health information and education > Communicable disease control

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