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Timothy Brook; Bob Tadashi Wakabayashi (editors). Opium Regimes: China, Britain, and Japan, 1839-1952. University of California Press. 2000. 444pp.

David T. Courtwright. Dark Paradise: A History of Opiate Addiction in America. Harvard University Press. 2001. 326pp.

Louise Foxcroft. The Making of Addiction: The "Use and Abuse" of Opium in Nineteenth-Century Britain. Ashgate Publishing. 2007. 199pp.

Barbara Hodgson. Opium: A Portrait of the Heavenly Demon. Chronicle Books. 1999. 152pp.

Ellen N. La Motte. The Opium Monopoly. New York: The Macmillan Company. 1920. 84pp.

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