The Social History of Alcohol Review

Volume 14, Numbers 38-39 (1999)


What's New - 5

Reflection Essay
The Barroom Beckons
Ray Oldenburg - 10

How the Good Templars Began: Fraternal Temperance in New York State
David M. Fahey - 17

The Temperance Movement and Smoking in Australia: Themes and Implications for the Study of Drugs and Social Reform Movements
Ian Tyrrell - 28

Library Report
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, Washington, DC
Janet Golden - 35

Book Reviews
Philip Van Munching, Beer Blast: The Inside Story of the Brewing Industry's Bizarre Battles for Your Money
Andrew Barr - 44

Scott DeVeaux, The Birth of Bebop: A Social and Musical History and Ted Gioia, The History of Jazz
Richard Quinn - 47

John W. Crowley, ed., Drunkard's Progress: Narratives of Addiction, Despair, and Recovery
Jon Miller - 56

Mariana Valverde, Diseases of the Will: Alcohol and the Dilemmas of Freedom
Mac Marshall - 63

Current Literature - 69