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Hemispheric addiction

Denis Berthiaume

Hemispheric addiction

Canada and drug trafficking in the Americas

by Denis Berthiaume

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Published by Canadian Foundation for the Americas = Fondation canadienne pour les Amériques in Ottawa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drug traffic -- America.,
  • Drug control -- America.,
  • Drug control -- Canada.

  • Edition Notes

    Translation of: (Toxico)manie hémisphérique.

    Statementby Denis Berthiaume with Hal P. Klepak and Guillermo Aureano.
    SeriesFOCAL papers
    ContributionsKlepak, H. P., Aureano, Guillermo R., 1966-, Canadian Foundation for the Americas.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination30 p. ;
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19237369M
    ISBN 101896301150

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