The Social History of Alcohol and Drugs: Vol 28, No. 2 (Summer 2014)


Guest Editors’ Introduction

Public drinking in the nineteenth century.
Pam Lock


Dr Granville’s Thunderbolt: Drink and the public in the life of one nineteenth-century doctor..
James Kneale

Habitual Drunkards and Metaphysics: Four case studies from the Victorian period.
Steven Earnshaw

The Alternative World of the Proud Non-Drinker: Nineteenth century public displays of temperance.
Annemarie McAllister

“A man may drink many pots therein”: Drink and disorder in Arthur Morrison’s “To Bow Bridge” (1893).
Mary Lester

Book Reviews

Isaac Campos. Home Grown: Marijuana and the Origins of Mexico’s War on
Reviewed by Neil Carrier
Virginia Berridge, Demons: Our Changing Attitudes to Alcohol, Tobacco, and
Reviewed by Robin Room
Chris Duvall. Cannabis.
Reviewed by Bradley J. Borougerdi