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The cigarette century : the rise, fall, and deadly persistence of the product that defined America / Allan M. Brandt.

Brandt, Allan M. (Author).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 338.476 BRA (Text) 39391005820459 Nonfiction Available -
Spencer Co PL - Rockport Main Library 338.4 Bra (Text) 70741000095324 Adult Non Fiction Available -
 Funding Source: B & T

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780465070473
  • ISBN: 0465070477
  • Physical Description: vii, 600 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Basic Books, [2007]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 507-578) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: the Camel Man and me -- Culture -- Pro bono publico -- Tobacco as much as bullets -- Engineering consent -- Science -- More doctors smoke Camels -- The causal conundrum -- Constructing controversy -- Politics -- The surgeon general has determined -- Congress : the best filter yet -- Your cigarette is killing me -- Law -- Nicotine is the product -- Mr. Butts goes to Washington -- The trials of big tobacco -- Globalization -- Exporting an epidemic -- Epilogue: the crime of the century -- References -- Note on sources -- Acknowledgements -- Index.
Subject: Tobacco Industry > ethics > United States.
Tobacco Industry > history > United States.
History, 20th Century > United States.
Smoking > adverse effects > United States.
Smoking > history > United States.
Tobacco industry > United States > History > 20th century.
Smoking > United States > History > 20th century.
Smoking > Health aspects.
Tabaksindustrie.
Roken.
Sigaretten.
Verenigde Staten.

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