One Nation Under (the Influence of) Alcohol: Drinking During the Civil War—Mark Will-Weber

One Nation Under (the Influence of) Alcohol: Drinking During the Civil War—Mark Will-Weber

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Bloody battles, lionhearted leaders, valiant victories, and lamentable losses—the history of the Civil War has been told time and again. Yet, one monumental component of the Civil War has gone untold… until now. Delving deep into rare Civil War memoirs and letters, today's guest, an “alco-historian,” is Mark Will-Weber, author of the book Muskets & Applejack: Spirits, Soldiers, and the Civil War. He discusses stories of the “whiskey war” to life by showing alcohol’s potency on and off ... See More

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