The Story of WineBook - 2005
Hugh Johnson's masterpiece; combining his gifts as writer, taster, and historian to superb effect. Quirky, informative and extremely readable, with enlightening chapters on everything from the birth of claret to the rise of the New World. Tim Atkin, on the first edition.
Publisher: London : Mitchell Beazley, 2005.
Edition: New illustrated edition special edition
Branch Call Number: 641.22 JOHNSON 2005
Characteristics: 256 pages : color illustrations, maps ; 30 cm.
Alternative Title: World of wine.