Do you know that Pope Leo XIII, was once supported in his ascetic retirement with common dosages of Vin Mariani, the prestigious wine of coca? And that different famous fans incorporated Thomas Edison, Emile Zola and Jules Verne? although amazing and celebrated have been those contributors (and others), they'd to behavior their inside exploration with out publications and, often, with experiment trustworthy details.

Now, for the 1st time, the fashionable explorer (or observer) has a publication to show to! The 'High occasions Encyclopedia' is the 1st accomplished, authoritative and impartial sourcebook and consultant to the so-called 'recreational medicinal drugs' together with hashish and its derivatives, psychedelics, cocaine, prescription drugs, herbs, alcohol, tobacco and much more!

More than 3 years in training by way of the editors of 'High occasions' journal operating with prime medical professionals, scientists, students and writers, the 'Encyclopedia' is vital, interesting, and genuine.

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