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The Social History of Bourbon (Paperback)

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By Gerald Carson, Michael R. Veach (Foreword by)
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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 identi.

About the Author

Gerald Carson (1899 -- 1989) was the author of several books of social history.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780813126562
ISBN-10: 0813126568
Publisher: University Press of Kentucky
Publication Date: September 19th, 2010
Pages: 320
Language: English

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