Slack Jr., Edward. R: OPIUM, STATE AND SOCIETY. China's Narco-Economy and the Guomindang, 1924-1937. Honolulu, 2001. 280 pp. 16 illustrations. 22x15 cm. Cloth.
An interesting study on the pervasiveness of opium at all levels of society during the Republican period. Highlights the Guomindang reliance on taxes from the drug trade.
Available, as of: 11/11/2017
Was item 583 in printed List 188.
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