High society : mind-altering drugs in history and culture / by Mike Jay.
By: Jay, Mike.
Contributor(s): Wellcome Collection.Material type: BookPublisher: London : Thames & Hudson, c2010Description: 192 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), facsims., ports. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 9780500251720 (hbk.); 050025172X (hbk.).Subject(s): Hallucinogenic drugs -- History -- Exhibitions | Hallucinogenic drugs -- Social aspects -- Exhibitions | Cannabis -- History -- Exhibition | Opium -- History -- ExhibitionDDC classification: Summary: 'High Society' explores the spectrum of drug use across the globe and throughout history, from its roots in animal intoxication to its future in designer neurochemicals.
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Published to accompany an exhibition held at the Wellcome Collection, London, Nov. 11, 2010-Feb. 27, 2011.
Includes bibliographical references and index.