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Author Monahan, Sherry, author.

Title Golden elixir of the West : whiskey and the shaping of America / Sherry Monahan with Jane Perkins ; preface by David Perkins.

Publication Info. Guilford, Connecticut : TwoDot, 2017.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Parsons Non-Fiction  641.2 M735    ---  Available
Description pages cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Early trail blazing : explorers and traders -- Nuts and bolts : from grain to liquid gold -- The rush is on : pioneers and settlements -- Saloons : the life, breath, and death in a town -- Calls of eureka and giddy-up : the mining and cattle influence -- The iron horse : how it connected the West -- Fast forward : whiskey in the modern West -- Belly up to the bar : cocktails of the West -- Appendix: Western State liquor laws.
Source PubPrim 04.2018 PARS
Subject Whiskey -- West (U.S.) -- History.
Whiskey -- Social aspects -- West (History)
Drinking of alcoholic beverages -- West (U.S.) -- History.
West (U.S.) -- Social life and customs.
Other Form: Online version: Monahan, Sherry, author. Golden elixir of the West Guilford, Connecticut : TwoDot, 2017 9781493028504 (DLC) 2017047242
ISBN 9781493028498 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781493028504 (ebook)

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