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Cannabis Culture: A Journey Through Disputed Territory
Matthews, Patrick
ISBN: 0747542813
Bloomsbury UK July 1, 1999  1999 
  8vo softcover 254pp very good. What do we really know about cannabis? Why does it make people stoned? Does it kill off brain cells? Why do different kinds of week have different effects? Is it addictive? Does it have medical applications? Commercial applications? 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 48691  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Coming off Psychiatric Drugs : Successful Withdrawal from Neuroleptics, Antidepressants, Lithium, Carbamazepine and Tranquillizers
Lehmann, Peter. (editor)
Peter Lehmann Publishing  0 
  8vo. softcover. New in plastic wrap. 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 52660  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Jail Notes
Leary, Timothy Introduction by Ginsberg, Allen
New English Library Underground Classic 1972  1972 
  8vo. Softcover 160pp. very good+ po name scribbled out and bookshop stamp on ffl. This book is Leary's account of prison experience. Written as he was living through it, this is a strikingly original intermingling of dramatic narrative and spiritual reflection, anger and humour, intense personal involvement and philosophical detachment. 
Price: $8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 57904  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Keep off the Grass - A documented report on the hazards of Marijuana
Nahas, Gabriel G. - Foreword by Jacques Yves Cousteau.
P.R.Y.D.E. in Australia (Parents Reaching Youth through Drug Education. 1987  1987 
  8vo. Softcover. 300pp. very good. Revised and augmented. Keep off the Grass, considered a classic, is written by one of the world's most knowlegeable scientists on the subject. Dr. Nahas explains exactly what marijuana is, what hashis, cannabis and THC are, the history of marijuana and how its use eroded ancinet civilizations, how it differs from aalcohol and tobacco, includes How to get your Child off marijuana advice by Dr. Harold Voth. 
Price: $8.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 50459  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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My Name is Ross - An Alcoholic's Journey
Fitzgerald, Ross
ISBN: 9781742231020
UNSW 2010  2010 
  Trade paperback. 226pp. Near fine. This book will help you stop drinking alcohol. It is the story of Ross Fitzgerald, and how he escaped a deadly addiction to the bottle. He writes about growing up in Melbourne, Australia, drinking his way through university in Australia and the US, being incarcerated and subjected to electric shock therapy and reaching rock bottom before being saved by Alcoholics Anonymous. 
Price: $11.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 59509  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Opium : A Portrait of the Heavenly Demon
Hodgson, Barbara
ISBN: 1550546724
Greystone Books, Canada 1999.  1999 
  8vo. purple cloth hardcover with pasted illus. on front. 152pp. index, colour illus. Fine. 
Price: $18.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 59704  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Betty Ford Center Book of Answers
West, James W.
ISBN: 0671001825
Pocket Books, New York, 1997  1997 
  8vo. softcover. 206pp. index. Good+, top corners bumped. 
Price: $12.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 58427  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Lois Wilson Story - When Love is Not Enough - The Authorized Biography of the Cofounder of Al-Anon
Borchert, William G.
ISBN: 9781592859801
Hazelden 2005  2005 
  Trade paperback in near fine condition. 379pp. explores the life and times of Lois Burnham Wilson, the spirited creator of Al-Anon and wife of Alcoholics Anonymous co-founder Bill Wilson. 
Price: $14.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 61672  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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The Philologostical Institute Report 1, Series XV, August 1967 - Cannabis Sativa
Ginsberg, Allen and The Philologostical Institute
he Philologostical Institute 1967  1967 
  Wraps. 23pp. A summary of selected findings over the past 75 years on the pharmacological effects of Cannabis Sativa (Marijuana), with a shortened version of an article my Mr. Allen Ginsberg on the myths, lore, and legal aspects of the herb. 
Price: $25.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 46401  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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Uppers, Downers, All Arounders
Inaba, Darryl S.
Ashland, OR CNS Publications, Inc. 1994  1994 
  Large 8vo softcover 374pp index, b/w illus. good, owner's name on fep., cover edges rubbed, cover creased. Uppers, Downers, All Arounders by Darryl S. Inaba & William Cohen is an up-to-date user-friendly textbook about psychoactive drugs. Wide-ranging research & extensive citations enable the textbook to also be used as a comprehensive reference source. The content relies on the most recent research, surveys & clinical experience. The practical information & interviews drawn from 130 staff members & thousands of clients of the Haight-Asbury Detox Clinic give perceptive insights into the complex fields of drug abuse, addiction, treatment, recovery & prevention. 
Price: $15.00 (AUD)
Book Number: 36232  Bookseller: Dial a Book
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