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By Eric Newhouse

Winner of the 2002 self sustaining Publishers ebook Award.

Alcohol: Cradle to Grave contains the newspaper sequence that introduced Montana journalist Eric Newhouse to the eye of Pulitzer Prize jurors. an intensive and revealing account of ways alcohol classes in the course of the everyday life and traditions of serious Falls, Montana, Alcohol: Cradle to Grave chronicles the standard effect of America's most well liked drug of selection. Newhouse methodically tallies the societal bills of alcohol abuse in a single neighborhood. His calculations are miraculous, together with thousands of bucks each year for legislations enforcement, well-being care, foster care, family violence courses, welfare, precise schooling, and corrections.

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