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Title: Pipi tal-qasba illustrated
Authors: Wood, John
Keywords: Malta -- History -- Knights of Malta, 1530-1798
Tobacco pipes -- Malta -- History
Malta -- History -- British occupation, 1800-1964
Smoking
Pipe smoking
Manners and customs -- History
Issue Date: 2015
Publisher: Fondazzjoni Patrimonju Malti
Citation: Wood, J. (2015). Pipi tal-qasba illustrated. Treasures of Malta, 21(2), 50-59.
Abstract: In many parts of the world natives used to consume a number of plants as hallucinogens, or at least as enervating agents, of which tobacco was the mildest. In the Americas pipes dating several centuries BC are commonly found in archaeological contexts. Consumption was not considered a pastime or entertainment, but a significant ceremonial or religious activity.
URI: https://www.um.edu.mt/library/oar/handle/123456789/74124
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