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The Resource Prohibition, Stephen Currie

Prohibition, Stephen Currie

Label
Prohibition
Title
Prohibition
Statement of responsibility
Stephen Currie
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
During the Prohibition era, Americans could not legally sell or manufacture alcoholic drinks but many people simply ignored the laws and consumed all the liquor they wanted. This book discusses how Prohibition came into being, how it worked and did not work, why it was eventually repealed, and what legacies Prohibition left for modern America
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Cataloging source
DLC
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1960-
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Currie, Stephen
Dewey number
363.4/10973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HV5089
LC item number
.C84 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
Understanding American history
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  • Prohibition
  • United States
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Prohibition, Stephen Currie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 86-87) and index
Contents
Important events of Prohibition -- Introduction : The defining character of Prohibition -- What conditions led to prohibition? -- Prohibition begins -- Organized crime and law enforcement -- Toward repeal -- What was the legacy of prohibition?
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
94 p.
Isbn
9781601525086
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2012-38100
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map
System control number
(OCoLC)811850332
Label
Prohibition, Stephen Currie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 86-87) and index
Contents
Important events of Prohibition -- Introduction : The defining character of Prohibition -- What conditions led to prohibition? -- Prohibition begins -- Organized crime and law enforcement -- Toward repeal -- What was the legacy of prohibition?
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
94 p.
Isbn
9781601525086
Isbn Type
(lib. bdg.)
Lccn
2012-38100
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), col. map
System control number
(OCoLC)811850332

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