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272 Pages | 32 B&W Images

5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197579800

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A Global Journey through the Past and Present

John W. Arthur

  • Uses beer as a lens to document the history of the world over the last 13,000 years
  • Discusses the influence of ancient beers and their influence on the modern craft beer industry
  • Presents beer through archaeological and historical contexts, documenting how beer factors into societies' health, economy, religion, and technological development

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