Ken Burns: Prohibition (2011) ($22.89) http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/B0052YDO3O/hpb2-20/ASIN/B0052YDO3O Ken Burn's does perhaps one of the best detailed documentaries ever on American history. - A very well done and entertaining series. - Overall very good detailed history of what was going on and why certain decisions were made.
PROHIBITION is a three-part, five-and-a-half-hour documentary film series directed by Ken Burns and Lynn Novick that tells the story of the rise, rule, and fall of the Eighteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution and the entire era it encompassed.
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Ken Burns: Prohibition (2011) Ken Burns's fascinating multipart documentary examines the history of alcohol in America, including the events leading up to the passage of the 18th Amendment, the social and legal effects of prohibiting alcohol, and the repeal of Prohibition.
Ken Burns' PROHIBITION Video- Sexual Revolution for Women: Women's roles were changing dramatically. The "flapper" style encouraged a less sexually-repressed attitude among women. In speakeasies and jazz clubs, women mingled more freely with men, providing more opportunity for sexual liaisons outside of the traditional setting of marriage.