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The Resource The last pirate : a father, his son, and the golden age of marijuana, Tony Dokoupil

The last pirate : a father, his son, and the golden age of marijuana, Tony Dokoupil

Label
The last pirate : a father, his son, and the golden age of marijuana
Title
The last pirate
Title remainder
a father, his son, and the golden age of marijuana
Statement of responsibility
Tony Dokoupil
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"NBC News"senior writer Dokoupil offers a gripping examination of his longtime marijuana-dealing father, as well as a researched look at the evolution of American narcotics laws. In the early 1970s, Dokoupil's father, also named Tony, dropped out of graduate school to deal marijuana. Dokoupil recounts how the smuggling and distribution business ran and contextualizes it within the Great Stoned Age. Partly the history of a generation, yet very much a family story, the tale darkens dramatically with the father's precipitous, if inevitable, decline and fall
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dokoupil, Tony
Dewey number
  • 070.92
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN4874.D63
LC item number
A3 2014
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dokoupil, Tony
  • Dokoupil, Tony
  • Dokoupil, Anthony
  • Journalists
  • Editors
  • Marijuana industry
  • Pharmaceutical industry
Label
The last pirate : a father, his son, and the golden age of marijuana, Tony Dokoupil
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1543589
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
252 pages
Isbn
9780385533461
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013034094
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1543589
  • (Sirsi) 1543589
  • (OCoLC)858975446
Label
The last pirate : a father, his son, and the golden age of marijuana, Tony Dokoupil
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1543589
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
252 pages
Isbn
9780385533461
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2013034094
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1543589
  • (Sirsi) 1543589
  • (OCoLC)858975446

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