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Coffee : a dark history

Author: Antony Wild
Publisher: London ; New York : Fourth Estate, 2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of coffee spans the world. An aid to religious devotion, a social beverage and a banned substance worthy of the death penalty, its story spans the globe and stretches from the Bible through  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wild, Antony 1955-
Coffee.
London ; New York : Fourth Estate, 2004
(OCoLC)654292316
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Antony Wild
ISBN: 1841156493 9781841156491
OCLC Number: 53963134
Description: xi, 323 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Contents: The way we live now --
Origins --
Enter the dragon --
The mocha trade --
Coffee and societies --
The fall of mocha --
Slavery and the coffee colonies --
The continental system and Napoleon's alternative to coffee --
Napoleon and St. Helena --
Slavery, Brazil, and coffee --
The great exhibition --
Harar and Rimbaud : the cradle and the crucible --
Modern times --
Coffee, science and history --
The battle of the hemispheres --
Fair trade --
Espresso : the esperanto of coffee --
The heart of darkness.
Responsibility: Antony Wild.
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