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Black gold : the dark history of coffee

Author: Antony Wild
Publisher: London : Harper Perennial, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The extraordinary tale of the wildfire spread of a drink which is embedded in our history and our daily cultural life - and which provides a compelling allegory for corporate greed, mercantile  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Antony Wild
ISBN: 1841156566 9781841156569
OCLC Number: 57529355
Notes: Originally published: as Coffee : a dark history. London : Fourth Estate, 2004. Reprinted with P.S. section of exclusive extras.
Description: xi, 323, 16 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 20 cm
Other Titles: Coffee
Responsibility: Antony Wild.

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