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PROHIBITION

Episode One: A Nation of Drunkards

  • Aired: 10/02/2011
  • 01:38:20
  • Expires: 10/18/2011
  • Rating: TV-PG
The story of Prohibition's rise and fall is a compelling saga that goes far beyond the oft-told tales of gangsters, flappers, and speakeasies, to reveal a complicated and divided nation in the throes of momentous transformation.
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Episode One: A Nation of Drunkards
PROHIBITION tells the story of the rise and fall of the Eighteenth Amendment.
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