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Empire of pain : the secret history of the Sackler dynasty / Patrick Radden Keefe, William Thomas.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Town of Orford Libraries.

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Orford Social Library 929.2 34190000114594 New items Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385545686
  • Physical Description: xii, 535 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First.
  • Publisher: New York City : Doubleday, 2021.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (453-515) and index.
Summary, etc.:
Presents a portrait of three generations of the Sackler family, who built their fortune on the sale of Valium and later sponsored the creation and marketing of one of the most commonly prescribed and addictive painkillers of the opioid crisis Provided by publisher.
Subject: Sackler family.
Sackler, Arthur M. > Family
Purdue Pharma L.P.
Rich people > United States > Biography.
Pharmaceutical industry > Marketing.
Pharmaceutical industry > Corrupt practices.
Genre: Biographies.
Family histories.

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