A Nation of Scofflaws
Part 2 of 3 examines the problems that prohibition caused.
A Nation of Drunkards
Part 1 of 3. Ken Burns' history of the prohibition era.
A Nation of Hypocrites
Conclusion. The factors that led to the end of prohibition.
Part 1 of Ken Burns' three-part history of the prohibition era (1920-33) opens with the start of the temperance movement in the 19th century under the stewardship of such leaders as Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Frances Willard and Carry Nation.
The hits and the highlights from WGBH