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Date: 02/15/2013

Time: 12:00 pm

BOOK COVERA HISTORY OF THE WORLD IN SIX CLASSES by Tom Standage

An offbeat history of the world traces the story of humankind from the Stone Age to the twenty-first century from the perspective of six different drinks--beer, wine, spirits, coffee, tea, and cola--describing their pervasive influence during pivotal eras of world history, from humankind's adoption of agriculture to the advent of globalization. Reviewed by Eric Gertner, owner of feast! Check the catalog arrow