By Jonathan Hennessey, Mike Smith, Aaron McConnell
A New York Times Best Seller
A full-color, lushly illustrated picture novel that recounts the many-layered earlier and current of beer via dynamic pairings of images and meticulously researched perception into the heritage of the world's favourite brew.
The background of Beer involves Life!
We drink it. we adore it. yet how a lot can we fairly find out about beer? ranging from round 7000 BC, beer has emerged as an incredible aspect using humankind’s improvement, a task it has persevered to play via today’s craft brewing explosion. With The comedian publication tale of Beer, the first-ever nonfiction photo novel desirous about this such a lot favorite beverage, you could stick to alongside from the very starting, as authors Jonathan Hennessey and Mike Smith group up with illustrator Aaron McConnell to give the major figures, occasions, and, certain, beers that formed and often made background. No uninteresting, outdated old textual content the following, McConnell’s flexible artwork style—moving from period-accurate renderings to cartoony diagrams to old caricatures and back—finds an equivalent and powerful companion within the pithy, informative textual content of Hennessey and Smith awarded in captions and be aware balloons on every one web page. the result is a filling mix of phrases and images guaranteed to please the beer aficionado and comics geek alike.
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