New PDF release: Alcohol and temperance in modern history: an international

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 background of alcohol creation and intake from the improvement of distilled spirits and sleek production and distribution easy methods to the current. Authoritative and impartial, it brings jointly the paintings of 1000's of specialists from various disciplines with an emphasis at the amazing wealth of scholarship constructed some time past a number of decades.Its approximately 500 alphabetically geared up entries variety past the relevant alcoholic drinks and significant manufacturers and outlets to discover attitudes towards alcohol in a number of nations and religions, conventional ingesting events and rituals, and pictures of ingesting and temperance in artwork, portray, literature, and drama. different entries describe overseas treaties and companies concerning alcohol construction and distribution, worldwide intake styles, and examine and remedy associations, in addition to temperance, prohibition, and antiprohibitionist efforts around the world.

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1901 English supporters of noncommercial management of the retail drink trade organize the Central Public House Trust Association. 1902 The G. Heileman Brewing Company, founded in 1858, introduces Old Style, which will become its flagship product. 1903 France’s leading antialcoholism organizations, the Société française de temperance and the Union française antialcoolique, join to form the Ligue nationale contre l’alcoolisme. 1904 xl English brewers organize the Brewers’ Society (BS), which ceased to exist under this name in 1994.

Over the years before 1933, it will buy up the stocks of defunct bourbon distilleries, leaving it, at the repeal of National Prohibition, with control over more than half the aged whiskey in the United States. 1925 The Anti-Saloon League of America (ASLA) publishes the first volume of the Standard Encyclopedia of the Alcohol Problem; the sixth and final volume appears in 1930. S. presidential campaign focused on the prohibition issue, antiprohibitionist Democratic candidate Alfred Emanuel Smith loses to Republican Herbert Hoover.

Women in New York organize the Daughters of Temperance. 1853 1854 The British Association for Promotion of Temperance changes its name to the British Temperance League (BTL). 1855 German immigrant Frederick J. Miller purchases the Plank Road Brewery in Milwaukee, which, as the Miller Brewing Company, he will turn into a major national brewing company. 1855–1856 American states repeal Maine Laws for prohibition. 1849–1851 Father Theobald Mathew intermittently visits the United States. As a result, Father Mathew Societies spread in the United States and Canada.

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