Tuesday, March 20, 2007
How cigarettes' image changed from sexy to deadly
Allan M. Brandt, a medical historian at Harvard, contends that recognizing the dangers of cigarettes resulted from an intellectual process that took the better part of the 20th century. His book, "The Cigarette Century: The Rise, Fall and Deadly Persistence of the Product that Defined America," is described in today's New York Times.
Posted by Elizabeth Cooney at 09:04 AM