Gin: The Much-lamented Death of Madam Geneva
This book follows gin's introduction, its rise in popularity, the prohibition and the bootleg underground, straight on through to regulation and the big businesses that still dominate the industry today. 20 illustrations.
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Review: Gin: The Much Lamented Death of Madam GenevaUser Review - Adam Stevenson - Goodreads
It slips down very easily which makes me question the proof. Certainly not as complex in flavour as I would have liked, I suspect watering down somewhere. Still, a pleasant tipple and not a tiresome way to spend the night. Read full review
Review: Gin: The Much Lamented Death of Madam GenevaUser Review - Mark Spivak - Goodreads
A study of the Gin Craze that swept through London in the first half of the 18th century Read full review