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The Resource The wet and the dry : a drinker's journey, Lawrence Osborne

The wet and the dry : a drinker's journey, Lawrence Osborne

Label
The wet and the dry : a drinker's journey
Title
The wet and the dry
Title remainder
a drinker's journey
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence Osborne
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of "man's love of drink and [a] ... meditation on the meaning of alcohol consumption across cultures worldwide"--Dust jacket flap
Cataloging source
TOH
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1958-
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Osborne, Lawrence
Dewey number
394.1/2
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • GT2884
  • GT2884
LC item number
  • .O73 2013
  • .O73 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Osborne, Lawrence
  • Osborne, Lawrence
  • Drinking of alcoholic beverages
  • Drinking of alcoholic beverages
  • Temperance
  • Temperance
  • Islamic countries
  • Western countries
Label
The wet and the dry : a drinker's journey, Lawrence Osborne
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Gin and tonic -- A glass of arak in Beirut -- Fear and loathing in the Bekaa -- Lunch with Walid Jumblatt -- The ally pally -- England, your England -- The pure light of high summer -- New Year's in Muscat -- The little water -- My sweet Islamabad -- Bars in a man's life -- Getting a drink in a civil war -- Usquebaugh -- East into West -- Twilight at the Windsor Hotel
Control code
sky255905776
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
226 p.
Isbn
9780770436889
Lccn
2012038224
Label
The wet and the dry : a drinker's journey, Lawrence Osborne
Publication
Contents
Gin and tonic -- A glass of arak in Beirut -- Fear and loathing in the Bekaa -- Lunch with Walid Jumblatt -- The ally pally -- England, your England -- The pure light of high summer -- New Year's in Muscat -- The little water -- My sweet Islamabad -- Bars in a man's life -- Getting a drink in a civil war -- Usquebaugh -- East into West -- Twilight at the Windsor Hotel
Control code
sky255905776
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
226 p.
Isbn
9780770436889
Lccn
2012038224

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