The New World Guide to Beer

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Running Press, 1988 - Cooking - 256 pages
2 Reviews
From the world's leading writer on beer, whisky, and other libations, here's the perfect armchair travel guide to great beers of the world. Award-winning author and intrepid beer hunter Michael Jackson takes the beer fancier on a fabulous tour in this lavishly illustrated guide, regarded by many as the quintessential book on beer. 300+ full-color photos.

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User Review  - Jon - Goodreads

First read this when I was getting into beer from the library. I was glad very recently (August '09) to treat myself to a copy of this book from Powell's. I'm sure many of the beers and places have ... Read full review

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User Review  - Peter - Goodreads

Somewhat out of date now I'm afraid, and not his best. This is more of a beer tour book, but not in the convenient "Moon Handbook" style. A large format coffee-table book does not fit well into a backpack. Read full review

Contents

THE BEER RENAISSANCE 7 Brown Beer 124
12
THE HOP 18 THE BRITISH ISLES
145
Porter
157
Copyright

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About the author (1988)

Author and journalist Michael Jackson was born in Yorkshire, England on March 27, 1942. He wrote numerous books about beer and whiskey and was considered an authority in the area. He suffered from Parkinson's disease and died on August 30, 2007.

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