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If anyone is interested in the logistics of the cocaine trade I recommend the Dark Alliance book [1]. The book argues that when cocaine first appeared in the US it was not considered so dangerous or addictive and the authorities did not respond to it as a serious threat (at the time it was PCP that was being demonised).

[1] http://www.amazon.com/Dark-Alliance-Contras-Cocaine-Explosio...

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