Cover image for Prohibition [videorecording (DVD)]
Title:
Prohibition [videorecording (DVD)]
ISBN:
9781415760284
Publication Information:
[Brighton, Mass.] : PBS Distribution ; Hollywood, Calif. : Distributed by Paramount Home Entertainment, c2011.
Physical Description:
3 videodiscs (ca. 360 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents:
Nation of drunkards, special features -- Nation of scofflaws -- Nation of hypocrites.
Abstract:
Explores the extraordinary story of what happens when a freedom-loving nation outlaws the sale of intoxicating liquor, and the disastrous unintended consequences that follow. Raises profound questions about the proper role of government and the limits of legislating morality.
System Details Note:
DVD; NTSC, region 1; Dolby digital, surround, stereo.
Format:
Video disc
General Note:
Originally broadcast as a television documentary on PBS in 2011.