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The Opium Question

by Samuel Warren

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages132
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10570026M
ISBN 100548252548
ISBN 109780548252543

This book is very informative and thought-provoking in its discussions of the substance over which the war was fought. Opium was an illegal narcotic in China from the 18th century onwards, and the Chinese state crackdown against it particularly intensified during the s. This is a quiz on the Futuristic book by Nancy farmer Where is the story set? The story is set in the country of Opium, a strip of land between Mexico (now called Aztlán), and the United States.

  The Lord of Opium presents a fairly realistic picture of a future Earth ravaged by ecological disasters. It also raises questions about the ethics of cloning, drug production and forced labor. The author provides an appendix that details some of the factual background of the novel.4/5. Again Sir Rutherford Alcock, with the same laudable object, early in , read an able and interesting paper on the opium question before the Society of Arts. It was listened to by many scientific gentlemen and others. Sir Rutherford knows the truth about opium, and he told it in his paper.

Religion is the sigh of the creature overwhelmed by misfortune, the senti­ ment of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people. KARL MARX Marxism is undoubtedly a religion, in the lowest sense of the word.   Thanks for your question. Opium has been around and traded for a very long time. The Sumerians called it “Hul Gil” — the “joy plant” — and the Assyrians, gave it the less poetic name of “lion fat.” Alexander the Great brought it to India, it seems.


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The Opium Question by Samuel Warren - Alibris Buy The Opium Question by Samuel Warren online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 13 editions - starting at $   The other side of the opium question by William James Moore. Publication date Publisher J. & A. Churchill Collection europeanlibraries Digitizing sponsor Google Book from the collections of Oxford University Language English.

Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Notes. Opium. opium, substance derived by collecting and drying the milky juice in the unripe seed pods of the opium poppy, Papaver somniferum. Opium varies in color from yellow to dark brown and has a characteristic odor and a bitter taste.

Its chief active principle is the alkaloid morphine, a narcotic. Other constituents are the alkaloids codeine, papaverine, and noscapine (narcotine); heroin is synthesized. The air-dried exudate from the unripe seed capsule of the opium poppy, Papaver somniferum, or its variant, P.

album. It contains a number of alkaloids, but only a few - MORPHINE; CODEINE; and. This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for generations on library shelves before it was carefully scanned by Google as part of a project to make the world’s books discoverable online.

It has survived long enough for the copyright to expire and the book to enter the public domain. A public domain book is one that was never subject. Opium and the Romantic Imagination is an interesting and brief look at the affect of opium on the creative processes of those who use it.

The eight writers whose works were surveyed in this book is extremely varied. They had nothing in common except that they lived in the same century, were imaginative writers, and took opium.4/5.Additional Physical Format: Print version: Warren, Samuel, Opium question.

London: J. Ridgeway, (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type. The imperial drug trade: a re-statement of the opium question, in the light of recent evidence and new developments in the East by Rowntree, Joshua, Pages: