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The Resource Drink : a cultural history of alcohol, Iain Gately

Drink : a cultural history of alcohol, Iain Gately

Label
Drink : a cultural history of alcohol
Title
Drink
Title remainder
a cultural history of alcohol
Statement of responsibility
Iain Gately
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Drink" investigates the history of the most Jekyll and Hyde of all fluids--alcohol--and traces humankind's love/hate relationship with it from ancient Egypt to the present day. Gately also provides a history of the world's most famous drinks--and the world's most famous drinkers
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1965-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gately, Iain
Dewey number
641.2/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TP573.A1
LC item number
G38 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brewing
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Drinking customs
  • Drinking of alcoholic beverages
  • Drinking of alcoholic beverages
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Alcoholic beverages
  • Brewing
  • Drinking customs
  • Drinking of alcoholic beverages
  • Drinking of alcoholic beverages
Label
Drink : a cultural history of alcohol, Iain Gately
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip084/2007046210.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 499-527) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The grain and the grape -- Bacchanal -- In vino veritas -- Wine, blood, salvation -- Barbarians -- Islam -- Brews for breakfast -- A new world of drinking -- Watkin's ale -- Pilgrims -- Restoration -- Rum -- Gin fever -- Progress -- Revolution -- Warra warra -- Whiskey with an e -- Romantic drinking -- Apostles of cold water -- West -- The king of San Francisco -- Good taste -- Emancipation -- Imperial preference -- La fée verte -- Hatchetation -- In the chalk trenches of champagne -- Amphibians -- Lost -- Crime and punishment -- The bottle -- Reconstruction -- Flashbacks -- Westernization -- Messages -- Singletons, wine lakes, and the Moscow express -- Fiat lux
Control code
ocn182573443
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 546 pages
Isbn
9781592403035
Lccn
2007046210
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o182573443
  • (OCoLC)182573443
Label
Drink : a cultural history of alcohol, Iain Gately
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip084/2007046210.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 499-527) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The grain and the grape -- Bacchanal -- In vino veritas -- Wine, blood, salvation -- Barbarians -- Islam -- Brews for breakfast -- A new world of drinking -- Watkin's ale -- Pilgrims -- Restoration -- Rum -- Gin fever -- Progress -- Revolution -- Warra warra -- Whiskey with an e -- Romantic drinking -- Apostles of cold water -- West -- The king of San Francisco -- Good taste -- Emancipation -- Imperial preference -- La fée verte -- Hatchetation -- In the chalk trenches of champagne -- Amphibians -- Lost -- Crime and punishment -- The bottle -- Reconstruction -- Flashbacks -- Westernization -- Messages -- Singletons, wine lakes, and the Moscow express -- Fiat lux
Control code
ocn182573443
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 546 pages
Isbn
9781592403035
Lccn
2007046210
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o182573443
  • (OCoLC)182573443

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