This two-volume encyclopedia provides accessibly written coverage on a wide range of topics, covering substances ranging from whiskey to peyote as well as related topics such as Mexican drug trafficking and societal effects caused by specific drugs. The entries also supply an excellent overview of the history of temperance movements in Canada and the United States; trends in alcohol consumption, its production, and its role in the economy; as well as alcohol's and drugs' roles in shaping national discourse, the creation of organizations for treatment and study, and legal responses. This resource includes primary documents and a bibliography offering important books, articles, and Internet sources related to the topic.... of better quality and at a lower price, and more efficiently distributed, each outcome the opposite of that intended for the policy. In many respects, it is not so much the effects of drugs on their users, but rather the effects of antidrug efforts by ... CervecerApa Cuauht emocMoctezuma This Mexican brewery manufactures the beers Dos Equis Lager, Dos Equis Ambar, ... It launched its first beer barrel in 1893, and its Carta Blanca brand won first prize in the Chicago (1893), Paris ( 1900), andanbsp;...
|Title||:||Alcohol and Drugs in North America: A Historical Encyclopedia|
|Author||:||David M. Fahey, Jon S. Miller|
|Publisher||:||ABC-CLIO - 2013-08-27|