New York City Deputy Police Commissioner John A. Leach, right, watching agents pour liquor into sewer following a raid during the height of prohibition

New York City Deputy Police Commissioner John A. Leach, right, watching agents pour liquor into sewer following a raid during the height of prohibition

Prohibition

(1919-1933)

Bibliographies

  • Behr, Edward. Prohibition – Thirteen Years That Changed America. . New York: Arcade Publishing, 1996.
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  • Hamm, Richard F. Shaping the Eighteenth Amendment: Temperance Reform, Legal Culture, and the Polity, 1880–1920. . Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1995.
  • Helmer, William J., and Rick Mattix. The Complete Public Enemy Almanac. New Facts and Features on the People, Places, and Events of the Gangster and Outlaw Era: 1920-1940. . Nashville, Tenn.: Cumberland House Publishing, 2007.
  • Kyvig, David E. Repealing National Prohibition. . 1979. 2nd Ed., Kent, Ohio: Kent State University Press, 2000.
  • Lender, Mark E., and James K. Martin. Drinking in America. A History. . New York: Free Press, 1982..
  • Lerner, Michael A. Dry Manhattan: Prohibition in New York City. . Cambridge, Eng.: Cambridge University Press, 2007.
  • Morone, James A. Hellfire Nation: The Politics of Sin in American History. . New Haven: Yale University Press, 2003.
  • Murdock, Catherine G. Domesticating Drink. Women, Men, and Alcohol in America, 1870–1940. . Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 1998.
  • Nelli, Humbert S. The Business of Crime. Italians and Syndicate Crime in the United States. . New York: Oxford University Press, 1976.
  • Okrent, Daniel. Last Call: The Rise and Fall of Prohibition. . New York: Scribner, 2010.
  • Welskopp, Thomas. Amerikas große Ernüchterung. Eine Kulturgeschichte der Prohibition. . Paderborn: Schöningh, 2010.
  • Beman, Lamar T, ed. Selected Articles on Prohibition: Modification of the Volstead Law. . New York: The H.W. Wilson Company, 1924.
  • Landesco, John. Organized Crime in Chicago. Part III of The Illinois Crime Survey 1929. . Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1968.
  • McFadden, William J. The Law of Prohibition. Volstead Act Annotated. Rules of Law Governing Practice and Procedure in the Federal Courts and Practice Forms. . Chicago: Callaghan, 1925.
  • National Commission on Law Observance and Enforcement (Wickersham Commission). Report on the Enforcement of the Prohibition Laws of the United States. . Washington, D.C., 1929.
  • Schmeckebier, Laurence F. The Bureau of Prohibition: Its History, Activities, and Organization. . Washington, DC: The Brookings Institution, 1929.