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Author Tyrrell, Ian R.

Title Deadly enemies : tobacco and its opponents in Australia / Ian Tyrrell
Published Sydney : UNSW Press, 1999


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 WATERFT BUSINESS  338.476797 Tyr/Det  DUE 11-06-24
Description xiv, 271 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Summary Smoking and anti-smoking have always been deadly enemies in Australia, through the power balance between the two has shifted over time. Deadly Enemies is a wide-ranging history of tobacco consumption in Australia from the early nineteenth century to the present day. The book draws on oral history, popular fiction and memoir - as well as newspapers and journals from each period covered - to present a vivid picture of the cultural context for smoking
Analysis Attitudes
Smoking bans
Social behaviour
Tobacco and tobacco products
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Smoking -- Australia.
Tobacco use -- Social aspects -- Australia.
Tobacco use -- Australia -- Public opinion.
Tobacco industry -- Australia -- History.
Tobacco smoke pollution.
Tobacco use -- Australia -- History.
Tobacco -- Physiological effect -- Australia.
Tobacco -- Australia -- History.
ISBN 0868407453 (paperback)