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Moonshiners and prohibitionists : the battle over alcohol in southern Appalachia, Bruce E. Stewart

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Moonshiners and prohibitionists : the battle over alcohol in southern Appalachia
Title
Moonshiners and prohibitionists
Title remainder
the battle over alcohol in southern Appalachia
Statement of responsibility
Bruce E. Stewart
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Homemade liquor has played a prominent role in the Appalachian economy for nearly two centuries. The region endured profound transformations during the extreme prohibition movements of the nineteenth century, when the manufacturing and sale of alcohol-an integral part of daily life for many Appalachians-was banned. In Moonshiners and Prohibitionists: The Battle over Alcohol in Southern Appalachia, Bruce E. Stewart chronicles the social tensions that accompanied the region's early transition from a rural to an urban-industrial economy. Stewart analyzes the dynamic relationship of the bootlegger
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Stewart, Bruce E
Dewey number
364.1/33209756
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HJ5021
LC item number
.S84 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
New directions in southern history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Distilling, Illicit
  • Distilling, Illicit
  • Prohibition
  • Prohibition
  • North Carolina
  • North Carolina
  • North Carolina
  • North Carolina
  • Business
  • Social Science
  • TRUE CRIME
  • HISTORY
  • Distilling, Illicit
  • Prohibition
  • Social conditions
  • North Carolina
Label
Moonshiners and prohibitionists : the battle over alcohol in southern Appalachia, Bruce E. Stewart
Link
http://dx.doi.org/10.5810/kentucky/9780813130002.001.0001
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The beginnings of antialcohol reform, 1790-1860 -- "This country improves in cultivation, wickedness, mills, and still" : distilling and drinking during the antebellum period -- Select men of sober and industrious habits : alcohol reform and social conflict during the late antebellum period -- The golden age of moonshining, 1861-1876 -- "Is there any way to get at the distillers?" : the fall and rise of the moonshiners, 1861-1868 -- "They tax us and give us negro civil rights" : moonshiner violence and the politics of federal liquor taxation, 1868-1876 -- The road to prohibition, 1870-1908 -- Civilization requires prohibition : the beginning of the end for the moonshiners, 1870-1882 -- "These big-boned, semi-barbarian people" : creation of the myth of violent Appalachia and its consequences, 1878-1890 -- "Afloat on the tide of improvement" : the uplift movement and rise of prohibition sentiment in rural communities, 1885-1900 -- "Wilt thou send the revenues down upon the distillers" : a political history of prohibition, 1882-1908
Control code
ocn719387778
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 325 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813130170
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2hfwsf
  • 436FD858-281C-42E0-854B-45F5CE1E3F0C
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o719387778
  • (OCoLC)719387778
Label
Moonshiners and prohibitionists : the battle over alcohol in southern Appalachia, Bruce E. Stewart
Link
http://dx.doi.org/10.5810/kentucky/9780813130002.001.0001
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The beginnings of antialcohol reform, 1790-1860 -- "This country improves in cultivation, wickedness, mills, and still" : distilling and drinking during the antebellum period -- Select men of sober and industrious habits : alcohol reform and social conflict during the late antebellum period -- The golden age of moonshining, 1861-1876 -- "Is there any way to get at the distillers?" : the fall and rise of the moonshiners, 1861-1868 -- "They tax us and give us negro civil rights" : moonshiner violence and the politics of federal liquor taxation, 1868-1876 -- The road to prohibition, 1870-1908 -- Civilization requires prohibition : the beginning of the end for the moonshiners, 1870-1882 -- "These big-boned, semi-barbarian people" : creation of the myth of violent Appalachia and its consequences, 1878-1890 -- "Afloat on the tide of improvement" : the uplift movement and rise of prohibition sentiment in rural communities, 1885-1900 -- "Wilt thou send the revenues down upon the distillers" : a political history of prohibition, 1882-1908
Control code
ocn719387778
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 325 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813130170
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt2hfwsf
  • 436FD858-281C-42E0-854B-45F5CE1E3F0C
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o719387778
  • (OCoLC)719387778

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