The Story of Wine

By: Hugh Johnson

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The winner of every wine book award in Britain and the U.S..In tiffs fascinating book, Hugh Johnson, the world's best-selling wine author. traces the story of wine from the dawn of civilization through the bacchanalian splendor of the ancient world to the present day.In his incomparable style that combines wit, insight and anecdote, Hugh Johnson tells us about classical drinking paries and Islamic Prohibition, the voyages of 14th century wine ships and the invention of the wine bottle, and how Champagne survived the bombardments of World War 1.Critically acclaimed, exquisitely written, The Story of Wine is a necessary addition to the library of any afficianado. 480 pages. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2-3 kilos. Category: Cookery, Food & Wine::Wines; Cooking, Wine & Dining; ISBN: 185732997X. ISBN/EAN: 9781857329971. Inventory No: 248564. This book is extra heavy, and may involve extra shipping charges to some countries. Paperback

Title: The Story of Wine

Author Name: Hugh Johnson

Categories: Wines,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: London, Mitchell Beazley: 1996

ISBN Number: 185732997X

ISBN Number 13: 9781857329971

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good Condition

Seller ID: 248564

Keywords: BZDB43 Cookery, Food & Wine::Wines; Cooking, Wine & Dining; The Story of Wine Hugh Johnson Paperback,