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 background of the world's favourite brew.
The heritage of Beer involves Life!
We drink it. we like it. yet how a lot will we fairly learn about beer? ranging from round 7000 BC, beer has emerged as a big point riding humankind’s improvement, a job it has persevered to play via today’s craft brewing explosion. With The comedian publication tale of Beer, the first-ever nonfiction image novel fascinated about this such a lot favourite beverage, you could stick to alongside from the very starting, as authors Jonathan Hennessey and Mike Smith staff up with illustrator Aaron McConnell to offer the main figures, occasions, and, certain, beers that formed and regularly made heritage. No uninteresting, previous historic textual content right here, McConnell’s flexible artwork style—moving from period-accurate renderings to cartoony diagrams to old caricatures and back—finds an equivalent and potent companion within the pithy, informative textual content of Hennessey and Smith offered in captions and notice balloons on every one web page. the result is a filling mix of phrases and images bound to please the beer aficionado and comics geek alike.
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