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The Cigarette Book

Author : Chris Harrald
ISBN : 9781616080730
Genre : Antiques & Collectibles
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“A truthful and learned treasury of musings on the miracle drug.”—Beryl Bainbridge
Category: Antiques & Collectibles

The Cigarette

Author : Sarah Milov
ISBN : 9780674241213
Genre : History
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The story of tobacco’s fortunes seems simple: science triumphed over addiction and profit. Yet the reality is more complicated—and more political. Historically it was not just bad habits but also the state that lifted the tobacco industry. What brought about change was not medical advice but organized pressure: a movement for nonsmoker’s rights.
Category: History

The Cigarette Papers

Author : Stanton A. Glantz
ISBN : 0520213726
Genre : Business & Economics
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These documents provide a shocking inside account of the activities of one tobacco company, Brown & Williamson, and its multinational parent, British American Tobacco, over more than thirty years.
Category: Business & Economics

The Politics Of Tobacco

Author : Melvyn Read
ISBN : STANFORD:36105019237663
Genre : Business & Economics
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Category: Business & Economics

The Freedom To Smoke

Author : Jarrett Rudy
ISBN : 077352911X
Genre : Social Science
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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.
Category: Social Science

Golden Holocaust

Author : Robert N. Proctor
ISBN : 9780520950436
Genre : Medical
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The cigarette is the deadliest artifact in the history of human civilization. It is also one of the most beguiling, thanks to more than a century of manipulation at the hands of tobacco industry chemists. In Golden Holocaust, Robert N. Proctor draws on reams of formerly-secret industry documents to explore how the cigarette came to be the most widely-used drug on the planet, with six trillion sticks sold per year. He paints a harrowing picture of tobacco manufacturers conspiring to block the recognition of tobacco-cancer hazards, even as they ensnare legions of scientists and politicians in a web of denial. Proctor tells heretofore untold stories of fraud and subterfuge, and he makes the strongest case to date for a simple yet ambitious remedy: a ban on the manufacture and sale of cigarettes.
Category: Medical

The Cigarette Killer

Author : R. J. Burke
ISBN : 9780595342846
Genre : Fiction
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"The Cigarette Killer" A Story of Revenge A protection racket boss coerces a young man, Joey, into becoming his hit man, specializing in the "money men" behind dope dealers. Smoking killed Joey's mother. When it kills his girlfriend he stalks and kills a money man behind cigarettes. The detective called to the murder scene lost his wife to smoking. He recognizes the tobacco investor, sees an old cigarette pack and kicks it toward the body. "There you go, tobacco man." A reporter discovers the pack, writes it may be a signal. Joey picks up the idea, starts to kill tobacco investors, leaving a cigarette pack each time. Tobacco stocks plunge. When the cop realizes he created a serial killer he races to stop him. But wonders if he can without killing him, and if he'll be in time--the tobacco companies have a million dollar bounty on Joey's head.
Category: Fiction

The Cigarette Century

Author : Allan Brandt
ISBN : 9780786721900
Genre : History
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From agriculture to big business, from medicine to politics, The Cigarette Century is the definitive account of how smoking came to be so deeply implicated in our culture, science, policy, and law. No product has been so heavily promoted or has become so deeply entrenched in American consciousness. The Cigarette Century shows in striking detail how one ephemeral (and largely useless) product came to play such a dominant role in so many aspects of our lives—and deaths.
Category: History

The Cigarette Shortage

Author : United States. Federal Trade Commission
ISBN : UCBK:C005166217
Genre : Cigarette industry
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Category: Cigarette industry