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The Resource An anatomy of addiction : Sigmund Freud, William Halsted and the miracle drug, cocaine, Howard Markel

An anatomy of addiction : Sigmund Freud, William Halsted and the miracle drug, cocaine, Howard Markel

Label
An anatomy of addiction : Sigmund Freud, William Halsted and the miracle drug, cocaine
Title
An anatomy of addiction
Title remainder
Sigmund Freud, William Halsted and the miracle drug, cocaine
Statement of responsibility
Howard Markel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The astonishing account of the decades-long cocaine use of Sigmund Freud and William Halsted. The author discusses the physical and emotional damage caused by the constant use of the then-heralded wonder drug, and of how each man ultimately changed the world in spite of it--or because of it
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.29/80922
Index
index present
LC call number
BF109.A1
LC item number
M37 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
An anatomy of addiction : Sigmund Freud, William Halsted and the miracle drug, cocaine, Howard Markel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Young Freud -- Young Halsted -- Uber coca -- An addict's death -- The accidental addict -- Cocaine damnation -- Sigmund in Paris -- Rehabilitating Halsted -- The interpretation of dreams -- The professor -- Dr. Freud's coca coda -- Dr. Halsted in limbo
Control code
ocn659304879
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780375423307
Lccn
2010033782
System control number
(OCoLC)659304879
Label
An anatomy of addiction : Sigmund Freud, William Halsted and the miracle drug, cocaine, Howard Markel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Young Freud -- Young Halsted -- Uber coca -- An addict's death -- The accidental addict -- Cocaine damnation -- Sigmund in Paris -- Rehabilitating Halsted -- The interpretation of dreams -- The professor -- Dr. Freud's coca coda -- Dr. Halsted in limbo
Control code
ocn659304879
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780375423307
Lccn
2010033782
System control number
(OCoLC)659304879

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