The Pursuit Of Pleasure: Drugs And Stimulants In Iranian History, 1500 1900
- Title: The Pursuit Of Pleasure: Drugs And Stimulants In Iranian History, 1500 1900
- Author: Rudi Matthee
- ISBN : 9780934211642
- Format : Paperback
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- Page : 346 pages
The author addresses both the pharmaceutical properties of the substances he examines and their physical appearance, but he wants his book fundamentally to be a study of Iranian society and its evolution over time Drugs and stimulants merely form the prism through which he views Iranian society.