About this book
Subtitled, "How Cocaine Took Over The World". The story of the cocaine trade by the people involved in it, including the farmers, police, traffickers, ambassadors and hitmen.
How did the cocaine economy get so huge? Who keeps it running behind the scenes? The author travels the trade routes from Colombia via Miami, Kingston and Tijuana to London and New York. He meets Medellin hitmen, US kingpins, British crack users and Brazilian traffickers, and talks to the soldiers and narcotics officers who fight the gangs.