James Nicholls on the symbolism of wine versus beer in the English civil war
Posted on 30-09-2014
James describes the symbolism and social and religious connotations related to alcohol during the civil war, including how preference for wine or ale could code your political and other allegiances.

James Nicholls

Director of Research and Policy Development

Location: Alcohol Research UK

James Nicholls is Director of Research and Policy Development at Alcohol Research UK and author of The Politics of Alcohol: A History of the Drink Question in England.

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