TAKING THE BLAMEby Paul Foot, a review of Trail of the Octopus: From Beirut to LockerbieInside the DIA by Donald Goddard with Lester Coleman, and The Media and Disasters: Pan-Am 103 by Joan Deppa with Maria Russell, Dona Hayes and Elizabeth Lynne Flocke.THE BLACK CANDLEby Judge Emily Murphy. Published in 1922, Murphy's amazingly inaccurate account of drug addiction has the power to amuse even today's most staunch prohibitionists through its overblown rhetoric, biased sources and totally unqualified claims. Reviewed by Nate Hendley.CONFESSIONS OF AN ENGLISH OPIUM EATERThomas De Quincey. "Contemporary Lessons In An Old Classic,"DRUG WAR POLITICS
A review by Andrew Byrne, M.D."The Price of Denial" By Eva Bertram, Morris Blachman, Kenneth Sharpe and Peter Andreas, Univ. of California Press, ISBN 0-0520-20598-7. Reviewed by Bill D'Amico.DRUG WAR POLITICS - EXCERPT"The Price of Denial" By Eva Bertram, Morris Blachman, Kenneth Sharpe and Peter Andreas, Univ. of California Press, ISBN 0-0520-20598-7. Table of Contents and Excerpt from the Preface.DRUG WARRIORS AND THEIR PREY"From Police Power to Police State." By Richard Lawrence Miller, Praeger Publishers, 1996. ISBN 0-275-95042-5. Reviewed by Peter Webster.MARIJUANA LAW Second EditionBy Richard Glen Boire, published by Ronin Publising, Inc., 1996. Reviewed by Jon Hanna.THE NEW TEMPERANCE"Holy Wars"A review of David Wagner's The New Temperance: The American Obsession with Sin and Vice. By Peter WebsterON DRUGSBy David Lenson, published by The University of Minnesota Press, 1995.THE PSYCHEDELIC SOURCEBOOK
Reviewed by Richard Gehr.By Will Beifuss, published by Rosetta/Flowers 1996. Reviewed by Steve Chambers.SMOKE AND MIRRORS"The War on Drugs and the Politics of Failure" By Dan Baum, Little, Brown and Company 1996. ISBN 0-316-08412-3. Reviewed by Paul Wolf.SMOKE AND MIRRORSA review by John Leonard from the pages of The Nation, June 16, 1997TIMOTHY LEARY: OUTSIDE LOOKING IN"Appreciations, castigations, and reminiscences," edited by Robert Forte.WE, THE JURY
A review by Jon Hanna."The Impact of Jurors on Our Basic Freedoms" by Godfrey Lehman. A review by Larry Dodge, co-founder, Fully Informed Jury Association.