TABLE OF CONTENTS

Essays
Opium, the United States and the Civilizing Mission in Colonial South-East Asia
Anne L. Foster

“He is an Excellent Doctor if Called when Sober”: Temperance, Physicians and the American Middle Class, 1800-1860
Scott C. Martin

Recent Dissertations on Alcohol, Drugs, Tobacco and Addiction History
Jonathon Erlen

Retrospective
Retrospective: The Class of 1979

America Alcohol Studies Matures: The Class of 1979, Thirty Years of Reflection
David T. Courtwright

On Discovering Alcohol History
W. J. Rorabaugh

American Alcohol Studies Matures: The Class of 1979, Thirty Years of Personal and Historiographical Reflection
Amy Mittelman

Reflections on a life Drenched in Alcohol
David E. Kyvig

Bringing the State Back in (to the Tavern)
Thomas R. Pegram

A Hatchet, a Hole and a Heel: Signposts for the next Cohort of Alcohol and Drug Historians
Jack S. Blocker

Book Reviews
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David Herzberg. Happy Pills: From Miltown to Prozac
Andrea Tone,  The Age of Anxiety: A History of America’s Turbulent Affair with Tranqulizers
Reviewed by Pamela E. Pennock

Axel Klein. Drugs and the World
Reviewed by Susanne MacGregor

Angus Bancroft. Drugs, Intoxication and Society
Reviewed by Cara Robinson

Susan Zeiger. Inventing the Addict: Drugs, Race and Sexuality in Nineteenth-Century British and American Literature
Reviewed by Virginia Berridge

Michael Shiner. Drug Use and Social Change: The Distortion of History
Reviewed by Alex Mold

Gene M. Heyman. Addiction: A Disorder of Choice
Reviewed by Elaine Frantz Parsons

Alex Mold. Heroin: The Treatment of Addiction in Twentieth-Century Britain
Reviewed by Stephen Snelders

Leslie Iverson. Speed, Ecstasy, Ritalin: The Science of Amphetamines
Reviewed by Matthew Smith

Erika Dyck. Psychedelic Psychiatry: LSD from Clinic to Campus
Reviewed by Suzanne Taylor

Paul Gootenberg. Andean Cocaine: The Making of a Global Drug
Reviewed by Joseph Spillane

James Nicholls. The Politics of Alcohol: A History of the Drink Question in England
Reviewed by Jane McGregor

Scott Martin. The Devil of the Domestic Sphere: Temperance, Gender and Middle Class Ideology 1800-1860
Reviewed by Katherine Chavigny

Julia Roberts. In Mixed Company: Taverns and Public Life in Upper Canada
Reviewed by Josh McFayden

Christopher Routledge. Cains: The Story of A Liverpool Pint
Reviewed by Alistair Mutch

Del Vance. Beer in the Beehive: A History of Brewing in Utah
Reviewed by H. Paul Thompson

Charles Sullivan. Napa Wine: A History from Mission Days to Present, 2nd Ed.
Reviewed by James Lapsley

Patrick Guinness. Arthur’s Round: The Life and Times of Brewing Legend Arthur Guinness
Reviewed by Matthew J. Bellamy

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