By Peter L. Myers,Richard E. Isralowitz
This textual content offers up to date, entire, and obtainable information regarding alcohol use in western society and different cultures.
• presents a chronological presentation of alcohol intake in international cultures, American society, public coverage, and comparable issues
• features a bibliography and index to facilitate additional analyzing and direct entry to info on particular topics
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