The Thinking Drinker's Guide to Alcohol: A Cocktail of Amusing Anecdotes and Opinion on the Art of Imbibing

Inspired through its profitable run on the Edinburgh Fringe competition, The pondering Drinker's consultant to Alcohol provides a dryly funny cultural heritage of liquor in the event you lengthy to drink less—but drink greater. Written via of the UK's best beverages newshounds, it celebrates alcohol's impression on existence, love, literature, and studying. The a laugh replacement and highbrow consultant spans the a while from old Egypt to the gin-drenched debauchery of eighteenth-century London to absinthe-induced French impressionist artwork and past. right here you'll find out how drink has oiled the wheels of civilization and invigorated the minds of history's maximum figures.

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