- Paperback: 304 pages
- Publisher: Grove Press (July 11 2003)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0802139930
- ISBN-13: 978-0802139931
- Product Dimensions: 14 x 1.9 x 20.9 cm
- Shipping Weight: 340 g
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- Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #878,850 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
The Book of Absinthe: A Cultural History Paperback – Jul 11 2003
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"Magnificent...formidably researched, beautifully written, and abundant with telling detail and pitch-black humor."
"Hugely entertaining...excellent...merits prolonged and repeated consumption."
"Packed with enjoyable anecdotes and eccentric absintheurs, and reveals why it has been the most demonized of all alcoholic drinks."
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Science and biography are mixed in perfect proportions to make an informative and engaging read that, though somewhat limited in scope, is still refreshing at every page.