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The Resource The social history of bourbon, Gerald Carson

The social history of bourbon, Gerald Carson

Label
The social history of bourbon
Title
The social history of bourbon
Statement of responsibility
Gerald Carson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The distinctive beverage of the Western world, bourbon is Kentucky's illustrious gift to the world of spirits. Although the story of American whiskey is recorded in countless lively pages of our nation's history, the place of bourbon in the American cultural record has long awaited detailed and objective presentation. Not a recipe book or a barman's guide, but a fascinating and informative contribution to Americana, The Social History of Bourbon reflects an aspect of our national cultural identity that many have long suppressed or overlooked. Gerald Carson explores the impact of the liquor's p
Cataloging source
N$T
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1899-1989
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Carson, Gerald
Dewey number
663.52
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TP605
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Whiskey
  • Whiskey
  • Whiskey
  • Engineering
  • Chemical engineering
  • TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING
  • HISTORY
  • Whiskey
  • Kentucky
Label
The social history of bourbon, Gerald Carson
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
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Drinks and drinking in early America -- Watermelon armies and whiskey boys -- Bourbon's country cousin -- The first true bourbon -- A name with a melody all its own : Kentucky -- The dark age of American drinking -- Whiskey in the Civil War -- Golden years of the bourbon aristocracy -- Drinking down the national debt -- Moonshine and honeysuckle -- The great whiskey steal -- The Highwine Trust -- Westward the jug of empire took its way -- A sofa with every case -- But, what is whiskey? -- Whiskey fun and folklore -- The swinging door -- The zenith of man's pleasure -- Bourbon : from 1920 to the day before yesterday
Control code
ocn697175279
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Pbk. ed.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813140001
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/ctt2hghxv
  • 5EE7FCA3-C99B-4DAE-B465-C98707C4367F
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o697175279
  • (OCoLC)697175279
Label
The social history of bourbon, Gerald Carson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Drinks and drinking in early America -- Watermelon armies and whiskey boys -- Bourbon's country cousin -- The first true bourbon -- A name with a melody all its own : Kentucky -- The dark age of American drinking -- Whiskey in the Civil War -- Golden years of the bourbon aristocracy -- Drinking down the national debt -- Moonshine and honeysuckle -- The great whiskey steal -- The Highwine Trust -- Westward the jug of empire took its way -- A sofa with every case -- But, what is whiskey? -- Whiskey fun and folklore -- The swinging door -- The zenith of man's pleasure -- Bourbon : from 1920 to the day before yesterday
Control code
ocn697175279
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Pbk. ed.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813140001
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/ctt2hghxv
  • 5EE7FCA3-C99B-4DAE-B465-C98707C4367F
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o697175279
  • (OCoLC)697175279

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