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There are 11 books in this catalogue.
Cohen, Sidney, and Stillman, Richard C.:  The Therapeutic Potential of Marihuana.
Book Number: 4039
Plenum Medical Book Co. NY and London, 1976. Large 8vo, xii + 515pp. Index. B/w graphs, charts, illus. Very good copy in a fair worn d/w . Scarce.
Keywords: Therapeutic Potential of Marihuana. Mull grass cannibus smoking pot
Price: $75.00


Inaba, Darryl S.:  Uppers, Downers, All Arounders
Book Number: 36232
Ashland, OR CNS Publications, Inc. 1994 Large 8vo softcover 374pp index, b/w illus. good, owner's name on fep., cover edges rubbed, cover creased. Uppers, Downers, All Arounders by Darryl S. Inaba & William Cohen is an up-to-date user-friendly textbook about psychoactive drugs. Wide-ranging research & extensive citations enable the textbook to also be used as a comprehensive reference source. The content relies on the most recent research, surveys & clinical experience. The practical information & interviews drawn from 130 staff members & thousands of clients of the Haight-Asbury Detox Clinic give perceptive insights into the complex fields of drug abuse, addiction, treatment, recovery & prevention.
Keywords: Psychotropic drugs Side effects Popular Uppers Downers All Arounders Inaba Darryl S
Price: $15.00


Ginsberg, Allen and The Philologostical Institute:  The Philologostical Institute Report 1, Series XV, August 1967 - Cannabis Sativa
Book Number: 46401
he Philologostical Institute 1967 Wraps. 23pp. A summary of selected findings over the past 75 years on the pharmacological effects of Cannabis Sativa (Marijuana), with a shortened version of an article my Mr. Allen Ginsberg on the myths, lore, and legal aspects of the herb.
Keywords: cannabis
Price: $25.00


Matthews, Patrick:  Cannabis Culture: A Journey Through Disputed Territory
Book Number: 48691
Bloomsbury UK July 1, 1999 8vo softcover 254pp very good. What do we really know about cannabis? Why does it make people stoned? Does it kill off brain cells? Why do different kinds of week have different effects? Is it addictive? Does it have medical applications? Commercial applications?
Keywords: Cannabis Culture A Journey Through Disputed Territory Matthews Patrick
Price: $12.00


Nahas, Gabriel G. - Foreword by Jacques Yves Cousteau.:  Keep off the Grass - A documented report on the hazards of Marijuana
Book Number: 50459
P.R.Y.D.E. in Australia (Parents Reaching Youth through Drug Education. 1987 8vo. Softcover. 300pp. very good. Revised and augmented. Keep off the Grass, considered a classic, is written by one of the world's most knowlegeable scientists on the subject. Dr. Nahas explains exactly what marijuana is, what hashis, cannabis and THC are, the history of marijuana and how its use eroded ancinet civilizations, how it differs from aalcohol and tobacco, includes How to get your Child off marijuana advice by Dr. Harold Voth.
Keywords: Marijuana
Price: $8.00


Lehmann, Peter. (editor):  Coming off Psychiatric Drugs : Successful Withdrawal from Neuroleptics, Antidepressants, Lithium, Carbamazepine and Tranquillizers
Book Number: 52660
Peter Lehmann Publishing 8vo. softcover. New in plastic wrap.
Keywords: Psychiatric Drugs Withdrawal Neuroleptics Antidepressants Lithium Carbamazepine Tranquillizers
Price: $25.00


Leary, Timothy Introduction by Ginsberg, Allen:  Jail Notes
Book Number: 57904
New English Library Underground Classic 1972 8vo. Softcover 160pp. very good+ po name scribbled out and bookshop stamp on ffl. This book is Leary's account of prison experience. Written as he was living through it, this is a strikingly original intermingling of dramatic narrative and spiritual reflection, anger and humour, intense personal involvement and philosophical detachment.
Keywords: beat generation hippy hippies lsd acid leary timothy ginsberg allen jail gaol
Price: $8.00


West, James W.:  The Betty Ford Center Book of Answers
Book Number: 58427
Pocket Books, New York, 1997 8vo. softcover. 206pp. index. Good+, top corners bumped.
Keywords: substance abuse drugs rehab
Price: $12.00


Fitzgerald, Ross:  My Name is Ross - An Alcoholic's Journey
Book Number: 59509
UNSW 2010 Trade paperback. 226pp. Near fine. This book will help you stop drinking alcohol. It is the story of Ross Fitzgerald, and how he escaped a deadly addiction to the bottle. He writes about growing up in Melbourne, Australia, drinking his way through university in Australia and the US, being incarcerated and subjected to electric shock therapy and reaching rock bottom before being saved by Alcoholics Anonymous.
Keywords:
Price: $11.00


Hodgson, Barbara:  Opium : A Portrait of the Heavenly Demon
Book Number: 59704
Greystone Books, Canada 1999. 8vo. purple cloth hardcover with pasted illus. on front. 152pp. index, colour illus. Fine.
Keywords: opium drugs narcotics
Price: $18.00


Borchert, William G.:  The Lois Wilson Story - When Love is Not Enough - The Authorized Biography of the Cofounder of Al-Anon
Book Number: 61672
Hazelden 2005 Trade paperback in near fine condition. 379pp. explores the life and times of Lois Burnham Wilson, the spirited creator of Al-Anon and wife of Alcoholics Anonymous co-founder Bill Wilson.
Keywords:
Price: $14.00