Irish Times Praises Moonshine: A Global History

The April 15, 2017 copy of the Irish Times reads:

“[T]his vibrant and and entertaining new study of the drink’s 600-year history…. Kosar, an authority on booze and a director of alcohol policy at the R Street Institute in Washington, DC, discusses this aspect of his subject with pace, learning, insight and good sense. He is convincing when he argues that “the more a government’s policies reduce access to affordable, safe, licit alcoholic drinks, the more it encourages the production of cheap, dangerous, illicit booze”. And he is arresting when he links the production of moonshine to moments of political resistance….”

Read more at http://www.irishtimes.com/culture/books/moonshine-a-global-history-review-drink-up-before-your-head-explodes-1.3032104

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