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Cannabis Use Spreads

By |2019-08-19T10:50:23-04:00August 19th, 2019|

Ethiopian pipes containing marijuana suggest the herb has spread from Egypt to the rest of Africa.

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Cannabis In Europe

By |2019-08-19T10:49:19-04:00August 19th, 2019|

Journeys of Marco Polo in which he gives second-hand reports of the story of Hasan ibn al-Sabbah and his "assassins"

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Cannabis in Africa

By |2019-08-19T10:45:08-04:00August 19th, 2019|

The oldest monograph on hashish, Zahr al-'arish fi tahrim al-hashish, was written. It has since been lost. Ibn al-Baytar of

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Tales of Hashish

By |2019-08-19T10:43:32-04:00August 19th, 2019|

Nights, an Arabian collection of tales, describes hashish's intoxicating and aphrodisiac properties.

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Cannabis in Egypt

By |2019-08-19T10:41:11-04:00August 19th, 2019|

During the Ayyubid dynasty of Egypt, Cannabis is introduced by mystic devotees from Syria.

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Persians Talk about Cannabis

By |2019-08-19T10:37:42-04:00August 19th, 2019|

Persian legend of the Sufi master Sheik Haydar's personal discovery of Cannabis and his own alleged invention of hashish with

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Legends of Hashish and Cannabis

By |2019-08-19T10:35:37-04:00August 19th, 2019|

In Khorasan, Persia, Hasan ibn al-Sabbah, recruits followers to commit assassinations...legends develop around their supposed use of hashish. These legends

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Hemp In Italy

By |2019-08-19T10:33:49-04:00August 19th, 2019|

Hemp ropes appear on Italian ships. Arabic physician Ibn Wahshiyah's On Poisons warns of marijuana's potential dangers.

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Hashish Spreads

By |2019-08-19T10:32:33-04:00August 19th, 2019|

Scholars debate the pros and cons of eating hashish. Use spreads throughout Arabia.

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