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The Resource Steroid nation : juiced home run totals, anti-aging miracles, and a Hercules in every high school : the secret history of America's true drug addiction, Shaun Assael

Steroid nation : juiced home run totals, anti-aging miracles, and a Hercules in every high school : the secret history of America's true drug addiction, Shaun Assael

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Steroid nation : juiced home run totals, anti-aging miracles, and a Hercules in every high school : the secret history of America's true drug addiction
Title
Steroid nation
Title remainder
juiced home run totals, anti-aging miracles, and a Hercules in every high school : the secret history of America's true drug addiction
Statement of responsibility
Shaun Assael
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An investigative journalist looks at America's complex relationship with steroids and how it has become the country's most dangerous and pervasive drug addiction, examining the high incidence of steroid use throughout the world of sports
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Assael, Shaun
Dewey number
  • 362.290973
  • 362.290887
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HV
  • RC1230
LC item number
.A857 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Doping in sports
  • Athletes
  • Anabolic steroids
Label
Steroid nation : juiced home run totals, anti-aging miracles, and a Hercules in every high school : the secret history of America's true drug addiction, Shaun Assael
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [303]-336) and index
Contents
Guru of Venice -- "Zee codes, zey are missing" -- Mules, threesomes, and mom -- The running man -- Inside job -- Blow out -- The biggest believers -- Mormon money -- The perfect pitch -- Solace and sex -- 'Cause I'm TNT, I'm dynamite! -- The king is dead -- The right stuff -- A bully pulpit -- The scientist strikes back -- The two Arnolds -- State of the Union -- This is war -- A vicious cycle -- Growing pains
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 349 p.
Isbn
9781933060378
Lccn
2008297995
System control number
  • ocn153579721
  • (OCoLC)153579721
Label
Steroid nation : juiced home run totals, anti-aging miracles, and a Hercules in every high school : the secret history of America's true drug addiction, Shaun Assael
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [303]-336) and index
Contents
Guru of Venice -- "Zee codes, zey are missing" -- Mules, threesomes, and mom -- The running man -- Inside job -- Blow out -- The biggest believers -- Mormon money -- The perfect pitch -- Solace and sex -- 'Cause I'm TNT, I'm dynamite! -- The king is dead -- The right stuff -- A bully pulpit -- The scientist strikes back -- The two Arnolds -- State of the Union -- This is war -- A vicious cycle -- Growing pains
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 349 p.
Isbn
9781933060378
Lccn
2008297995
System control number
  • ocn153579721
  • (OCoLC)153579721

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