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social history of bourbon

Gerald Carson

social history of bourbon

an unhurried account of our star spangled American drink.

by Gerald Carson

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Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Whiskey.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTP605 .C3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination 280 p.
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5883253M
    LC Control Number63014884
    OCLC/WorldCa1299652

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    Gerald Carson is the author of The Social History of Bourbon ( avg rating, 39 ratings, 1 review, published ), Cornflake Crusade ( avg rating, /5(3). Fred Minnick is the author of seven books, most of which are available at his local bookstore, Carmichael’s in Louisville. Mead: The Libations, Legends, and Lore of History’s Oldest Drink Mead gives readers a fascinating introduction to the rich story of this beloved beverage — Continue readingBooks.

    The Social History of Bourbon Gerald Carson. Narrated by Mike Bender. Available from Audible. Book published by The University Press of Kentucky. The distinctive beverage of the Western world, bourbon is Kentucky’s illustrious gift to the world of spirits. The Social History of Bourbon is a revealing look at the role of this classic beverage in the development of American manners and culture. Gerald Carson ( – ) was the author of several books of social history. Order the book Food LAB in association with Amazon.


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The Social History of Bourbon is a revealing look at the role of this classic beverage in the development of American manners and culture.

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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.4/5.

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The Social History of Bourbon is the first scholarly examination of the distilling industry in the United States.

When Carson wrote it in the early s, Prohibition was still part of the living memory of many Americans, and the bourbon industry was enjoying a strong market. In his own way, Carson was exploring a new frontier. 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 presence during America's early development, as well as bourbon's 4/5(36). 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 presence during America's early development, as well as bourbon's. I sort of inherited a book from my wife's grandfather - The Social History Of Bourbon by [Gerald] Carson, copyrighted early something (don't have it handy to check).

Anyway, a real page turner with lots of info about the early days: colonial times, civil war, prohibition, etc. 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. 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.

Today, bourbon is by far the most widely exported American spirit (factoring in Tennessee whiskeys as well), and total bourbon sales are near $ billion dollars a year, with $ billion of that.

Michael Veach’s first book is the seminal work on Kentucky bourbon heritage and American whiskey in general.

This very short book is jam-packed with information about all facets of bourbon production, from early farm distilling to nineteenth century commercial distilleries to the craft distillery movement, and everything in-between.

Disclaimer: this book took me a long while to get through, so I apologize to the author if I forget anything from the first half. Given that The Social History of Bourbon by Gerald Carson was published inI thought it would be acceptable to take my time with it since nothing in there could be late-breaking news.

Like many a well-aged bourbon, this book went down just fine as a slow and. The Social History of Bourbon by Gerald Carson. The Social History of Bourbon book. Read reviews from world's largest community for readers. Not a recipe book or a barman's guide, but a fascinating and informative contribution to Americana, The Social History of Bourbon reflects an/   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 presence during America's early development, as well as bourbon's. Get this from a library. The social history of bourbon. [Gerald Carson] -- 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. Mike Veach talked about the history of bourbon production in the state of Kentucky.

Vech wrote the foreword to the book, [The Social History of Bourbon]. He was interviewed at the Filson. The Social History of Bourbon by Gerald Carson,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(38).According to Gerald Carson in his book, The Social History of Bourbon, one such tax collector, who had employed the services of a dozen soldiers to guard his house, had it burned to the ground nonetheless.

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