Illustrated Encyclopedia The Complete Guide to Beer
by Brian Glover
Sebastian Kelly, 1999, colour photographs throughout, paperback, ISBN 1840812508
Near Fine Condition, minor edge and shelf wear, uncreased spine
'A comprehensive and authoritative guide to the world of beer and beer brewing. Follow the history of beer brewing from the fermented barley water of ancient Sumeria to the major global industry of today. Learn how the brewing process transforms the raw ingredients into all the classic styles - hoppy bitters, pale and mild ales, dark lagers, Pilsners and fruit beers. Fascinating facts about hundreds of individual beers and the breweries that make them, from the ancient breweries of Flanders and Bohemia, through the Far East and Africa, to the microbreweries of United States. Featuring over 600 full-colour photographs and illustrations.'