Marijuana by Scott Ingram, Ronald J. Brogan
  

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Marijuana by Scott Ingram, Ronald J. Brogan

Marijuana is the most widely used illicit drug in the United States. Since gaining popularity in the mid-1960s, it has been clouded in controversy. Unlike some other harmful illegal substances, marijuana can be prescribed by doctors and used medicinally in some parts of the country. Because of both its damaging and healing effects, marijuana's illegality is constantly debated. Marijuana traces the full history of this controversial drug and explains both the positive and negative effects it can have on the body and mind.

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.,. loaded with information...a well-balanced account...[a] well-documented informational source appropriate for a school library...

About the Author

W. Scott Ingram is the author of more than fifty books for young people. He is the recipient of six Educational Press Awards for his writing, including the 1999 Fiction Award for his short story Shadowland. In 2005, Scott received an NAACP Image Award for Children's Literature for his book The 1963 Civil Rights March.

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Format

Hardback
110 pages

Author

Scott Ingram, Ronald J. Brogan
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Publisher

Chelsea House Publishers

Publication date

1st January 2008

ISBN

9780791096956


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