The Rise, Fall, and Deadly Persistence of the Product That Defined America
By (author) Allan M. Brandt
Normal Price: $49.45
Your Price: $44.51 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $4.95! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $2.23 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 8-11 days
Cigarette Century by Allan M. Brandt
Book DescriptionFrom agriculture to big business, from medicine to politics, The Cigarette Century is the definitive account of how smoking came to be so deeply implicated in our culture, science, policy, and law. No product has been so heavily promoted or has become so deeply entrenched in American consciousness. The Cigarette Century shows in striking detail how one ephemeral (and largely useless) product came to play such a dominant role in so many aspects of our lives--and deaths.
Buy Cigarette Century book by Allan M. Brandt from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780465070480
(235mm x 155mm x 9mm)
Imprint: Basic Books
Publisher: The Perseus Books Group
Publish Date: 5-Mar-2009
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Allan M. Brandt
Morality and Health, Paperback (October 1997)» View all books by Allan M. Brandt
From the castigation and stigmatization of victims of AIDS to the celebration of exercise and fitness, the moral categorization of health and disease reflects notions that disease results from moral failure. This study explores this area.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Cigarette Century book by Allan M. Brandt and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Author Biography - Allan M. Brandt
Allan M. Brandt is the Amalie Moses Kass Professor of the History of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. He holds a joint appointment in the Department of the History of Science at Harvard University. He lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.