Empire of pain : the secret history of the Sackler dynasty
—Keefe, Patrick Radden, 1976- author.
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2021
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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.

Item Details
Subjects:
Pharmaceutical industry -- Corrupt practices.
Pharmaceutical industry -- Marketing.
Purdue Pharma L.P.
Rich people -- United States -- Biography.
Sackler family.
Sackler, Arthur M. -- Family.
Genre:
Biographies.
ISBN:
9780385697545 (hardcover)
9780385697545
0385697546
Description:
xii, 535 pages : illustrations, genealogical table ; 24 cm
Notes:
Genealogical table on endpapers.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Link to PAC
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