The Comic Book Story of Beer

With The Comic Book Story of Beer, the first-ever nonfiction graphic novel focused on this most favored beverage, you can follow along from the very beginning, as authors Jonathan Hennessey and Mike Smith team up with illustrator Aaron ...

The Comic Book Story of Beer

The Comic Book Story of Beer

A New York Times Best Seller A full-color, lushly illustrated graphic novel that recounts the many-layered past and present of beer through dynamic pairings of pictures and meticulously researched insight into the history of the world's favorite brew. The History of Beer Comes to Life! We drink it. We love it. But how much do we really know about beer? Starting from around 7000 BC, beer has emerged as a major element driving humankind’s development, a role it has continued to play through today’s craft brewing explosion. With The Comic Book Story of Beer, the first-ever nonfiction graphic novel focused on this most favored beverage, you can follow along from the very beginning, as authors Jonathan Hennessey and Mike Smith team up with illustrator Aaron McConnell to present the key figures, events, and, yes, beers that shaped and frequently made history. No boring, old historical text here, McConnell’s versatile art style—moving from period-accurate renderings to cartoony diagrams to historical caricatures and back—finds an equal and effective partner in the pithy, informative text of Hennessey and Smith presented in captions and word balloons on each page. The end result is a filling mixture of words and pictures sure to please the beer aficionado and comics geek alike.

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The Comic Book Story of Beer
Language: en
Pages: 180
Authors: Jonathan Hennessey, Mike Smith, Aaron McConnell
Categories: Cooking
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-22 - Publisher: Ten Speed Press

A New York Times Best Seller A full-color, lushly illustrated graphic novel that recounts the many-layered past and present of beer through dynamic pairings of pictures and meticulously researched insight into the history of the world's favorite brew. The History of Beer Comes to Life! We drink it. We love
Tasting Beer, 2nd Edition
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Randy Mosher
Categories: Cooking
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-04 - Publisher: Storey Publishing

This completely updated second edition of the best-selling beer resource features the most current information on beer styles, flavor profiles, sensory evaluation guidelines, craft beer trends, food and beer pairings, and draft beer systems. You’ll learn to identify the scents, colors, flavors, mouth-feel, and vocabulary of the major beer styles
Brew Beer Like a Yeti
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Jereme Zimmerman
Categories: COOKING
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Experimentation, mystery, resourcefulness, and above all, fun--these are the hallmarks of brewing beer like a Yeti. Since the craft beer and homebrewing boom of the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries, beer lovers have enjoyed drinking and brewing a vast array of beer styles. However, most are brewed to accentuate
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Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Sarah Bélanger, Kamara Bowling Davis
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-28 - Publisher: Arcadia Publishing

North Alabama built its fi rst commercial brewery in Huntsville in 1819, three months before the state joined the Union. Before Prohibition in 1915, the region was peppered with numerous saloons, taverns and dance halls. Locals still found ways to get their booze during Prohibition using Tennessee River steamboats and
The Comic Book Story of Professional Wrestling
Language: en
Pages: 184
Authors: Aubrey Sitterson, Chris Moreno
Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels
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