By Peter L. Myers,Richard E. Isralowitz
This textual content offers updated, finished, and available information regarding alcohol use in western society and different cultures.
• offers a chronological presentation of alcohol intake in international cultures, American society, public coverage, and similar issues
• incorporates a bibliography and index to facilitate additional examining and direct entry to details on particular topics
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Alcohol (Health and Medical Issues Today) by Peter L. Myers,Richard E. Isralowitz