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Beer : a global history

Author: Gavin D Smith
Publisher: London, United Kingdom : Reaktion Books, Boston, Massachusetts : Credo Reference, 2014. 2015.
Series: Edible.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : [Enhanced Credo editionView all editions and formats
Pilsners, blonde ales, India pale ales, lagers, porters, stouts: the varieties and styles of beer are endless. But as diverse as the drink is, its appeal is universal - beer is the most-consumed alcoholic beverage in the world. From pubs and inns to restaurants, bars and microbreweries, beer has made itself a staple drink around the globe. Celebrating the heritage of the world's favourite tipple, Gavin D. Smith  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
160 pages : illustrations (chiefly color)
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gavin D Smith
ISBN: 9781785392238 1785392239
OCLC Number: 908338074
Description: 1 online resource (35 entries) : 57 images
Contents: Origins --
Beer in a commercial world --
Beer comes of age --
The art of brewing --
Great brewing nations --
Drinking beer --
Beer and culture --
Recipes --
Appendix: great beer brands.
Series Title: Edible.
Responsibility: Gavin D. Smith.


Celebrating the heritage of the world's favourite tipple, Gavin D. Smith traces beer from its earliest days to its contemporary consumption.  Read more...


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'Embellished with clever illustrations and a nice selection of historical and contemporary recipes ... [an] outstanding series of food volumes.' - Wall Street Journal 'The Edible Series contains Read more...

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