Historical series of tobacco statistics

production, processing and trade
  • 53 Pages
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  • English
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Tobacco manufacture and trade -- C
SeriesD.B.S. reference papers -- no 1 [i.e. 9]
LC ClassificationsHD9144 C22 A45 1950
The Physical Object
Pagination53 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14607849M

Tobacco at first glance seems to be a wide scoping historical compendium of all things tobacco. Overall, it somewhat succeeds at this, but is limiting in several ways. The book mostly focuses on the history of tobacco in the US and in the UK, but starts off with quite a lot of detail about how native americans, north and south, used tobacco/5.

Iain Gately's Tobacco is a sweeping cultural history of the world's most prevalent addiction, and it's probably the best book ever written on its subject.

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Gately begins in pre-Columbian America, where the natives made tobacco "their most popular gift to the rest of humanity," and continues through all the cantankerous smoking litigation of the s/5(48).

Originally published inthis reference book provides the major economic and social statistical series for the British Isles from the twelfth century up until It is the successor of Abstract of British Historical Statistics and the Second Abstract of British Historical Statistics, which were compiled by the author in collaboration with Phyllis Deane and Hywel Jones 5/5(1).

“Let us take the air, in a tobacco trance, Admire the moments Discuss the late events, Correct our watches by the public clocks. Then sit for half an hour and drink our bocks.” ― T.S. Eliot, Prufrock and Other Observations.

The Summary Health Statistics section of the NHIS Historical series of tobacco statistics book includes the adult health behavior tables which were also previously released as Series 10 reports.

Series 10 Reports Cigarettes smoking estimates from the NHIS were published in selected NCHS Series 10 reports, including “Summary Health Statistics for U.S. Adults” (published. Tobacco use is the leading cause of preventable disease, disability, and death in the United States.

Nearly 40 million U.S. adults still smoke cigarettes, and about million middle and high school students use at least one tobacco product, including e-cigarettes. Every day, about 2, U.S. youth younger than 18 years smoke their first.

Early history Pre-Columbian America. Tobacco was first discovered by the native people of Mesoamerica and South America and later introduced to Europe and the rest of the world. Tobacco had already long been used in the Americas by the time European settlers arrived and took the practice to Europe, where it became popular.

Eastern North American tribes have. Tobacco Industry and Smoking (Library in a Book) Revised Edition, Kindle statistics, and a research guide. This volume in the Library in a Book series will interest not only students, teachers, and librarians but also counselors, health-care workers, government advocates, and members of the public interested in the effects of smoking on Cited by: 5.

TOBACCO: The Early History of a New World Crop. Hail thou inspiring plant. Thou friend of Historical series of tobacco statistics book and thou source of health. It robs a woman of her right. -Dr. William Vaughn, As these two verses show, tobacco use has long been a controversial subject, considered by turns a vice, a panacea, an economic salvation and a foolish and dangerous.

tobacco, name for any plant of the genus Nicotiana of the Solanaceae family (nightshade family) and for the product manufactured from the leaf and used in cigars and cigarettes, snuff, and pipe and chewing o plants are also used in plant bioengineering, and some of the 60 species are grown as ornamentals.

Tobacco smoking is the practice of smoking tobacco and inhaling tobacco smoke (consisting of particle and gaseous phases). A broader definition may include simply taking tobacco smoke into the mouth, and then releasing it, as is done by some with tobacco pipes and practice is believed to have begun as early as – BC in Mesoamerica and South America.

Jordan Goodman explores the historical transformation of tobacco from Amerindian shamanism to global capitalism, from the food of the spirits to the fatal epidemic, from the rough pipe and cigar to the modern-day cigarette. This scholarly and comprehensive survey combines up-to-date published work with primary research to provide a systematic way of understanding current.

As unlikely as it sounds, the US tobacco industry funded the work of more than 50 historians during the past several decades. This largesse was not motivated by any commitment to disinterested historical scholarship.

The industry supported historians who would testify in ways that would help it evade legal liability for the harms caused by the tobacco industry's promotion Cited by: 1. In the late 19th and early 20th centuries, Americans consumed tobacco primarily in the form of chewing tobacco and cigars.

According to Giovino, the per-capita consumption of tobacco products in the early s was approximately 6 pounds of tobacco per person aged 18 and older; 56 percent of that tobacco was in the form of chewing tobacco, whereas only 1 percent.

History of Tobacco Tobacco and tobacco-related products have a long history that stretches back to 6, BC. The plant today known as tobacco, or Nicotiana tabacum, is a member of the nicotiana genus – a close relative to the poisonous nightshade and could previously only be found in the Americas.

Get this from a library. International smoking statistics: a collection of historical data from 22 economically developed countries. [Ans Nicolaides-Bouman;] -- For many of the countries, data relate national trends in mortality rates from smoking-associated diseases to corresponding national consumption of cigarettes and tobacco products.

An historical pathway and representative contributors to our present use and understanding of tobacco. ’s: At their first encounter with Native Americans inChristopher Columbus and his crew of Spanish sailors were given merchandise, including dried tobacco leaves that they discarded because they had no use formembers of Columbus’s crew were again Cited by: Agricultural Statistics is published each year to meet the diverse need for a reliable reference book on agricultural production, supplies, consumption, facilities, costs, and returns.

Its tables of annual data cover a wide variety of facts in forms suited to most common use. The historical series File Size: 1MB. Tobacco is the largest preventable cause of death in the world.

[ 1] Smoking caused an estimateddeaths in the UK in - around a fifth (21%) of all deaths from all causes. [ 2] It caused an estima cancer deaths in the UK in - more than a quarter (27%) of all cancer deaths. [ 2] Smoking (both active smoking and. Creation Information. Street, Orman E.

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This book is part of the collection entitled: Government Documents A to Z Digitization Project and one other and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to UNT Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT by: 1.

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Tarihi Istatistikler Dizisi Historical Statistics Series. In Historical Statistics Series, published by State Institute of Statistics, there are some population estimates for the Pre-Ottoman period, population of Ottoman vilayets, population estimates of Ottoman city centers and religious distribution of the population, population estimates of some Anatolian cities, religious.

The historical series in this volume are generally of data from and later. Foreign agricultural trade statistics include Government as well as non-Government shipments of merchandise from the United States and Territories to foreign countries.

Get this from a library. Alcohol and tobacco: America's drugs of choice. [Sandra Alters; Information Plus (Firm: Wylie, Tex.)] -- Contains facts, tables, charts, and statistics that provide current and historical information about a range of health issues, focusing on alcohol and tobacco, with discussion of abuse and addiction.

Smokeless tobacco or chewing tobacco is a form of tobacco that is consumed without lighting up. Because lighting cigarettes or cigars has long been banned from professional dugouts, smokeless tobacco was seen as an alternative and was widely adopted around baseball, with many players even chewing the product on the cturers used to claim that it was a healthier form.

Tobacco use has been documented for over 8, o cultivation likely began in BC with the development of maize-based agriculture in Central Mexico. Radiocarbon methods have established the remains of cultivated and wild tobacco in the High Rolls Cave in New Mexico from – BC.

It was originally used by Native Americans. After falling in the late s and leveling off at new lows in the s, youth cigarette smoking in the s received renewed attention because of two unexpected shifts: From tosmoking first rose to a new peak that matched earlier levels in the s, and second fell from that peak during the late s and early s (Crump & Packer, ; Department of Cited by: Despite the efforts of health organizations and anti-smoking campaigners around the globe, tobacco use is still on the rise.

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You might find this a bit puzzling since we’ve seen a decrease in tobacco use among younger populations but it is true – at least on a global level – but smoking facts and statistics available from major international research centers are quite conclusive.

The History of Tobacco and Its Growth Throughout the World. By Jason Young Tobacco, one of the most important cash crops in American farming, is native to the North and South American continents. It first became known to the rest of the world when European explorers in the 15th and 16th centuries saw it being used as a medicine and as a.

Tobacco Industry and Smoking, Revised Edition addresses these serious and controversial questions as well as many others that pertain to smoking in the United States. Featuring up-to-date legal and historical overviews, reference resources, statistics, and a research guide, this new book will help readers understand the impact of smoking on.

Commercial tobacco production dates back to the 17th century when the first commercial crop was planted. The industry originated in the production of tobacco for pipes and ent war efforts in the world created a shift in demand and production of tobacco in the world and the American colonies.""Tobacco Industry and Smoking, Revised Edition"" addresses these serious and controversial questions as well as many others that pertain to smoking in the United States.

Featuring up-to-date legal and historical overviews, reference resources, statistics, and a research guide, this new book will help readers understand the impact of smoking on Author: Fred C. Pampel. Historical price data can be used by investors and analysts to back-test pricing models or investment strategies, to mine data for patterns that have occurred in the past, or to detect technical.