The Secret Life of Beer!: Exposed: Legends, Lore & Little-Known Facts

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  • Beer has inspired, influenced, and excited human beings for thousands of years and Alan D. Eames, the certified “king of beer,” has traveled the world uncovering The Secret Life of Beer. In this book, he reveals untold stories, lore, and references to beer in poetry, song, literature, and history. Readers will be astonished to learn the esoteric facts Eames has discovered, such as that in most ancient cultures only women were allowed to brew, and for much of history beer was considered a nourishing alternative to drinking water! From its origins among early civilizations to a hallowed place in the history of mankind, the art, the history, the culture, and the mystery of fermented beverages is the subject of historical fact, mythological speculation, and philosophical enquiry. The Secret Life of Beer! shares bits and pieces of this intriguing cultural history, along with quotes from such diverse beer drinkers as Nietzsche and Charles Darwin, in an inviting, highly browseable format.
  • Author:
    Alan D. Eames
    Binding:
    Paperback
    Dewey Decimal Number:
    641.23
    EAN:
    9781580176019
    ISBN:
    1580176011
    Label:
    Storey Publishing, LLC
    Languages:
    English
    List Price:
    $8.95
    Manufacturer:
    Storey Publishing, LLC
    Number Of Items:
    1
    Number Of Pages:
    384
    Product Group:
    Book
    Product Type Name:
    ABIS_BOOK
    Publication Date:
    2005-05-01
    Publisher:
    Storey Publishing, LLC
    Studio:
    Storey Publishing, LLC
    Title:
    The Secret Life of Beer!: Exposed: Legends, Lore & Little-Known Facts
    Feature:
    Notes: Brand New from Publisher. No Remainder Mark.

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