Drugs and Empires introduces new research from a range of historians that re-evaluates the relationship between intoxicants and empires in the modern world. This chapter focuses on the misuse and illegal market in quinine supplies in British India.
|Title of host publication||Drugs and Empires: Essays in Modern Imperialism and Intoxication, c.1500-1930|
|Place of Publication||Basingstoke, United Kingdom|
|Number of pages||19|
|Publication status||Published - 2007|
- British India
- drug misuse
- illegal trade
Barton, P., Mills, J. H. (Ed.), & Barton, P. (Ed.) (2007). Powders, potions and tablets: the 'quinine fraud' in British India, 1890-1939. In Drugs and Empires: Essays in Modern Imperialism and Intoxication, c.1500-1930 (pp. 142-161).