The Resource Cocaine, Marc Olden, (electronic resource)

Cocaine, Marc Olden, (electronic resource)

Label
Cocaine
Title
Cocaine
Statement of responsibility
Marc Olden
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A meticulous account of the greatest drug scourge the country has ever seen. Before crack, there was cocaine. In 1972, New Yorkers bought more powdered cocaine than heroin, and they paid dearly for it. Pimps, rock stars, UN delegates, and high school students all turned on with snow. Some used casually, and some threw their lives away for its fleeting high. The drug's devotees showed their allegiance with a golden coke spoon necklace, a sign of the wealth required to maintain a habit when the drug sold for as much as seventy-five dollars a hit. They used it to party, to work, and to have sex. They snorted it, shot it, and rubbed it on their gums. And more and more, they killed and died for the sake of the priceless white powder. In this staggering expos,̌ Marc Olden gets to the heart of New York's cocaine underworld, painting an exhaustive picture of the drug's effects on society, from the highest highs to the lowest lows
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Olden, Marc
Dewey number
613.8
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Cocaine
  • Drug abuse
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Target audience
adult
Label
Cocaine, Marc Olden, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11561633
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11561633
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11561633
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Cocaine, Marc Olden, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11561633
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11561633
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11561633
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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