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• How Jews Stayed in Good Spirits During Prohibition

How Jews Stayed in Good Spirits During Prohibition

Raising a Glass to America! Sociologist Nathan Glazer has written that “a people’s relation to alcohol represents something very deep about it.” That this statement rings especially true for Jews is the premise of University of Georgia professor Marni Davis’s new book, “Jews and Booze: Becoming American in the Age of Prohibition.” As Davis explores […]