Alcoholism in ancient Israel - psychiatry in the Old Testament

@inproceedings{Stein2008AlcoholismIA,
  title={Alcoholism in ancient Israel - psychiatry in the Old Testament},
  author={George Stein},
  year={2008}
}
When president Yeltsin failed to get off the plane at Shannon airport on his state visit to Ireland it was generally assumed that he was drunk. However, he was certainly not the first world statesman to be drunk. Thus Noah, the saviour of all humankind and all animal species from the flood, was