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In public houses : drink & the revolution of authority in colonial Massachusetts / David W. Conroy.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Conroy, David W.
Institute of Early American History and Culture (Williamsburg, Va.)
Publication
Chapel Hill, N.C. : Published for the Institute of Early American History and Culture, Williamsburg, Virginia by the University of North Carolina Press
Contents
The Puritan assault on drink and taverns -- Laws versus popular culture -- Liquor licenses and poor relief -- The politics of taverns in Provincial Boston -- The politics of taverns in the countryside -- The public order of Revolution -- Epilogue: After the Revolution -- Appendix: Licenseholders, 1735-1776.
Date
c1995.
Description
xiii, 351 p. : ill., maps ; 25 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 327-340) and index.
ISBN
0807822078 (cloth : alk. paper)
0807845213 (pbk. : alk. paper)
GUSN
151186
Call Number
Stacks F67.C756 1995
Descriptive terms
Bars (Drinking establishments) History 17th century.
Bars (Drinking establishments) History 18th century.
Popular culture History 17th century.
Popular culture History 18th century.
Social life and customs To 1775.
Taverns (Inns) History 17th century.
Taverns (Inns) History 18th century.
Places
Massachusetts

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