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By Jack S. Blocker, Visit Amazon's David M. Fahey Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, David M. Fahey, , Ian R. Tyrrell

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Alcohol and Temperance in glossy historical past: a world Encyclopedia spans the heritage of alcohol construction and intake from the improvement of distilled spirits and glossy production and distribution the right way to the current. Authoritative and impartial, it brings jointly the paintings of enormous quantities of specialists from various disciplines with an emphasis at the outstanding wealth of scholarship constructed some time past numerous decades.Its approximately 500 alphabetically geared up entries variety past the relevant alcoholic drinks and significant manufacturers and shops to discover attitudes towards alcohol in a number of international locations and religions, conventional consuming events and rituals, and photographs of ingesting and temperance in artwork, portray, literature, and drama. different entries describe overseas treaties and organisations concerning alcohol creation and distribution, international intake styles, and study and remedy associations, in addition to temperance, prohibition, and antiprohibitionist efforts around the world.

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S. gallons) in 1999. S. S. gallons) in 1999. 05. Compulsory roadside Breathalyzer testing follows soon after. S. Congress passes the Cranston Act, which allows adults to brew at home up to 100 gallons of beer. 1980 Candy Lightner founds Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) in Sacramento, California, after a drunk driver kills her thirteen-year-old daughter. 1981 High-school hockey coach Robert Anastas and his students create Students against Driving Drunk—later to change its name to Students against Destructive Decisions—in Wayland, Massachusetts, after two of the school’s players died in separate car crashes in less than a week.

Rod Phillips See also: Degeneration Theories; Drinking Establishments (France); Forel, Auguste; France, Temperance in; Gin; Wine References Conrad, Barnaby, III. Absinthe: History in a Bottle. San Francisco: Chronicle, 1988. Haine, W. Scott. The World of the Paris Café: Sociability among the French Working Class, 1789–1914. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1996. Lanier, Doris. Absinthe: The Cocaine of the Nineteenth Century. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 1995. Prestwich, Patricia E. Drink and the Politics of Social Reform: Antialcoholism in France since 1870.

1958 Watneys purchases another large brewing firm and is renamed Watney Mann, one of the “Big Six” brewing firms into which the British brewing trade soon consolidates (together with Allied, Bass, Courage, Scottish & Newcastle (S&N), and Whitbread). 1960s Lager begins to be popular in Britain (and becomes dominant in the 1990s). 1960 A merger of brewing firms in Scotland and northern England creates Scottish & Newcastle Breweries (S&N). E. M. Jellinek publishes his classic work, The Disease Concept of Alcoholism.

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