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Opium Poppy History

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$14.5M in poppy pods seized - Calgary - CBC News Opium poppy seizure largest in Alberta history - Edmonton - CBC News Red Poppy History | eHow. PLANT CULTURES - Opium poppy history

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Indian History Rewritten
The Indian civilisation, considered to be the product of clash and subsequent inter mixture of the white-skinned civilised invaders and the dark savages native to India, has been rightly questioned in recent years, and the mischievously fabricated history of...
History & Anthropology >> Indic / Vedic
The Truth Behind the History of the Necronomicon
I don't think there are many people out there who haven't heard of the Necronomicon and the dreadful things connected with it. We've all heard the theories about how it is a Satanist tool; actual copies of the book are bound in human skin and how you risk...
Deities & Heros >> Chthulu
History of Egyptian Medicine and Philosophy
When medical knowledge past is considered, lack of aseptic technique, pain-killing drugs and antibiotics are an accepted part of our modern legend of these ancient healing practices. You will find that none of this is true when it comes to Ancient Egypt....
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
History of the Egyptian Religion, part I: Early Dynastic Period
I - Predynastic - Early Dynastic Period. The temples were in essence the *Home of the God* and thus a place where only Pharaoh as the Son of God and those he appointed as his deputies, could meet with the god. This goes all the way back to Archaic and...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
History of the Egyptian Religion, part II: The Old Kingdom
II - The Old Kingdom ca 2686-2181 BC During the Old Kingdom the Egyptian society moved from tribal communities to a fully developed theocratic system, where the power of the king was absolute. The great pyramids of Dynasty 4 was made possible by technological...
Religions >> Egyptian

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Poppy fields in Afghanistan
afghanistan's Cultivation Conundrum:
poppy cultivation in Afghanistan will be a futile exercise.
Conflict processing and the Opium Poppy Economy in Afghanistan
Opium poppy licensing in Turkey:
Jorrit Kamminga - Opium poppy licensing in Turkey: A model to solve Afghanistan's illegal opium economy? 13. 1.
Opium Poppy and Informal Credit
Understanding Changing Levels of Opium Poppy Cultivation in Afghanistan (with David Mansfield) and ...

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PLANT CULTURES - Opium poppy history
The Opium poppy reached South Asia in medieval times. It soon became heavily used for its medicinal and narcotic properties.
Opium poppy - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Use of the opium poppy predates written history. Images of opium poppies have been found in ancient Sumerian artifacts (ca. 4000 BC).
Opium Timeline
Opium Poppy: History
The earliest reference to opium growth and use is in 3400 B.C. when the opium poppy was cultivated in lower Mesopotamia (Southwest Asia).
A Brief History of Opium
Opium is an extract of the exudate derived from seedpods of the opium poppy, Papaver somniferum.

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