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Cigarette Wars The Triumph of the Little White Slaver

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ISBN-10: 0195140613

ISBN-13: 9780195140613

Edition: 2000

Authors: Cassandra Tate

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We live in an age when the cigarette industry is under almost constant attack. Few weeks pass without yet another report on the hazards of smoking, or news of another anti-cigarette lawsuit, or more restrictions on cigarette sales, advertising, or use. It's somewhat surprising, then, that very little attention has been given to the fact that America has traveled down this road before. Until now, that is. As Cassandra Tate reports in this fascinating work of historical scholarship, between 1890 and 1930, fifteen states enacted laws to ban the sale, manufacture, possession, and/or use of cigarettes--and no fewer than twenty-two other states considered such legislation. In presenting the…    
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Book details

List price: $49.95
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 6/29/2000
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 212
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

Introduction
Birth of the Coffin Nail
The Clean Life Crusade
The Little White Slaver Goes to War
Milady's Cigarette
The "Triumph" of the Cigarette
Conclusion
Coda
Appendix
Notes
Index