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Author Osborn, Matthew Warner,
Title Rum maniacs : alcoholic insanity in the early American Republic / Matthew Warner Osborn.
Imprint Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, [2014]

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Author Osborn, Matthew Warner,
Subject Alcohol Withdrawal Delirium -- history.
Alcohol Withdrawal Delirium -- psychology.
History, 19th Century.
Social Environment.
Temperance -- history.
Delirium tremens -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Delirium tremens -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- 19th century.
Delirium tremens -- United States -- Psychological aspects -- History -- 19th century.
Delirium tremens -- Social aspects -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Temperance -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
United States.
United States.
Description viii, 268 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-258) and index.
Contents Ardent spirits and republican medicine -- Discovering delirium tremens -- Hard drinking and want -- The benevolent empire of medicine -- The pathology of intemperance -- The drunkard's demons -- Epilogue: alcoholics and pink elephants.
ISBN 9780226099897 (cloth : alk. paper)
022609989X (cloth : alk. paper)
9780226099927 (e-book)
022609992X (e-book)
ISBN/ISSN 40023466548
OCLC # 851285681