Weaving personal history with aphorisms and analysis, Ann Marlowe searches unsparingly to explain her and society's obsession with heroin addiction.
This is the first book to consider the comforts of heroin in the context of our increasing rootlessness and to examine the pursuit of this drug in relation to our profoundly cynical society. Without glamorisation, she explores the seduction of this controversial white powder . . .
- Publication Date:
- 18 / 11 / 2002
- 129 x 198mm