Run the Rum in: South Florida during Prohibition

Run the Rum in: South Florida during Prohibition

by Sally J. Ling
     
 

Discover the tricks of the trade: smuggling the liquor and evading the law. Learn of the dealings of "the Real McCoy." In this history of Prohibition in south Florida, author Sally J. Ling explores the impact of bootleggers and moonshiners on Palm Beach, Broward, Miami-Dade, and Monroe Counties, presenting tales of rumrunning and lawbreaking as told through

Overview


Discover the tricks of the trade: smuggling the liquor and evading the law. Learn of the dealings of "the Real McCoy." In this history of Prohibition in south Florida, author Sally J. Ling explores the impact of bootleggers and moonshiners on Palm Beach, Broward, Miami-Dade, and Monroe Counties, presenting tales of rumrunning and lawbreaking as told through personal and written accounts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781596292499
Publisher:
History Press, The
Publication date:
09/06/2007
Pages:
157
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author


Sally J. Ling is an author, freelance journalist and speaker. She is a special correspondent for the Sun Sentinel newspaper and her work has appeared in Boca Raton, Gold Coast, Boca Life, Delray Beach and Carolina Bride magazines. When not writing, she speaks to organizations and students about local history and writing. She lives in Deerfield Beach, Florida
Her other books published by The History Press include:
Small Town, Big Secrets: Inside the Boca Raton Army Air Field during WWII and A History of Boca Raton

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