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How World War II got Japan and the US hooked on amphetamines, ‘the ultimate military performance enhancing drug’ (written by Peter Andreas)

In this excerpt of Peter Andreas' book Killer High: A History of War in Six Drugs, Andreas recounts how a post-war surplus of the drug caused addiction epidemics to unfold on both sides of the Pacific. 

February 24, 2020 Post Magazine