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Prohibition in the Napa Valley - a book by Weber, Lin

Prohibition in the Napa Valley

Castles under Siege

Prohibition in the Napa Valley( )
Author: Weber, Lin
Series title:American Palate Ser.
Publication Date:Sep 2013
Publisher:Arcadia Publishing
Imprint:History Press, The
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $19.99
Book Description:

To a region flush with the success of alcohol, Prohibition was a sobering thought. Against the backdrop of national events, author Lin Weber introduces a cast of Napa Valley's leading citizens, embroiled in a fight for their livelihood with temperance champions and federal agents. Theodore Bell filed a Hail Mary suit to stop California's ratification of the Eighteenth Amendment. Vintner Georges de Latour made money hand over fist on altar wine. The Nichelini winery hid a cache of...
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Detailed Subjects: History / United States / 20Th Century
Social Science / Sociology / General
History / United States / State & Local / West (Ak, Ca, Co, Hi, Id, Mt, Nv, Ut, Wy)
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.31 Inches
Book Weight:0.54 Pounds

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