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The United States of beer : a freewheeling history of the all-American drink
Title:
The United States of beer : a freewheeling history of the all-American drink
ISBN:
9780062389756
Physical Description:
ix, 289 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents:
New England or A proper happy hour for the Mayflower -- New York and the Mid-Atlantic or Of Yankee clippers and Flying Dutchmen -- The South or A little Dixie goes a long way -- The Midwest or The German beer barons finally hop to it -- The West or Beers of the wild frontier -- The West Coast or Wish they all could be California brews.
Abstract:
"A history of beer in America by the author of Bourbon chronicles how beer has evolved in every nation from a regional product to a global mega-brand, sharing anecdotes about such subjects as Washington's failed attempt to brew molasses at Mount Vernon and the manufacturing technologies that introduced beer to the Wild West,"-- NoveList.
Electronic Access:
Contributor biographical information https://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy1618/2016302473-b.html
Format:
Book
Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice:
New York, NY : William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, [2016]

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