Author: Sander L. Gilman
Publisher: Reaktion Books
ISBN: 9781861892003
Size: 55.51 MB
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An incisive collection of essays and more than three hundred illustrations examines the global history and culture of smoking in various traditions and places, from opium dens in Victorian England to Havana cigars, documenting smokers of ...


Author: Dan Vyleta
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0297609947
Size: 49.73 MB
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'Mesmerising and imaginative ... a novel that tackles the most fundamental question of good versus evil' Hannah Beckerman, Observer 'Like an adult version of the Harry Potter books with a touch of Dickensian dystopia ...a sheer delight' ...

Learning To Smoke

Author: Jason Hughes
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 9780226359106
Size: 64.42 MB
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Learning to Smoke examines the diverse sociological and cultural processes that have compelled people to smoke since the practice was first introduced to the West during the sixteenth century.

The Freedom To Smoke

Author: Jarrett Rudy
Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP
ISBN: 9780773529113
Size: 54.60 MB
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A social and cultural history of the rise of the cigarette and the way smoking rituals in Montreal were shaped by gender, class, and race.


Author: Ellen Hopkins
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1416983295
Size: 72.97 MB
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After the death of her abusive father and loss of her beloved Ethan and their unborn child, Pattyn runs away, desperately seeking peace, as her younger sister, a sophomore in high school, also tries to put the pieces of her life back ...

Tobacco Use By Native North Americans

Author: Joseph C. Winter
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 9780806132624
Size: 25.87 MB
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Finally, this volume argues for the preservation of traditional tobacco use in a limited, sacramental manner while criticizing the use of commercial tobacco.

Human Smoke

Author: Nicholson Baker
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1416583963
Size: 22.86 MB
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This is an unforgettable book that makes a profound impact on our perceptions of historical events and mourns the unthinkable loss humanity has borne at its own hand.

Balkan Smoke

Author: Mary C. Neuburger
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 0801465508
Size: 13.50 MB
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Through the pages of this book we visit the places where tobacco is grown and meet the merchants, the workers, and the peasant growers, most of whom are Muslim by the postwar period.


Author: Melanie Jane Banner
Publisher: Markham, Ont. : Fitzhenry & Whiteside
ISBN: 9781550413229
Size: 57.30 MB
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When twelve-year-old Zan finds an abandoned wolf pup in an alley, he decides to take it home against the wishes of his parents.