Harry Shapiro (author)
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Until it closed in 2015, Shapiro was the head of publishing at DrugScope, a charity in the United Kingdom. He was also in charge of it bi-monthly magazine, Druglink.
- Waiting for the Man: the story of drugs and popular music New York : Morrow, ©1988. ISBN 978-0-688-08961-0 in 427 US/Canadian libraries according to WorldCat 
- Review, Notes (KMusic Library Association), Jun., 1991, vol. 47, no. 4, p. 1168–1169
- Review, International Journal of Comparative Sociology v. 29 (S/D 1988). Crowley, Robert, reviewer
- translated into Chinese by Jiachun Li as 等待藥頭 : 流行音樂與藥物的歷史 / Deng dai yao tou: Liu xing yin yue yu yao wu de li shi. Taibei Shi: Shang zhou chu ban, 2008. ISBN 978-986-124-978-0
- Revised ed, 1999. in 269 libraries, according to WorldCat
- Shooting Stars: drugs, Hollywood and the movies. Serpent's Tail: October 2003,
- Review in PopMatters 
- Jimi Hendrix, Electric Gypsy.(with Caesar Glebbeek.) New York: St. Martin's Griffin, 1995. ISBN 978-0-312-13062-6 In 249 US/Canadian libraries according to WorldCat 
- Review, Notes (Music Library Association), Dec., 1992, vol. 49, no. 2, p. 528-530
- Review, Library Journal v. 116 (July 1991).
- Review, The Economist v. 317 (Nov. 24 1990).
- Review, by David Fricke, Rolling Stone (Oct. 17 1991).
- Eric Clapton: Lost in the Blues. New York: Da Capo Press, 1992.ISBN 978-0-306-80480-9
- Alexis Korner: The Biography (with Mark Troster) . London: Bloomsbury, 1996.
- Jack Bruce: Composing Himself : the Authorised Biography. London: Jawbone, 2010. ISBN 978-1-906002-26-8
He has also written a number of academic articles:
- "From Chaplin to Charlie-Cocaine, Hollywood and the Movies". Drugs: Education, Prevention & Policy. 9, no. 2: 133-141. (2002)
Additionally, he is the author of several books about popular drug information.