The World of Caffeine: The Science and Culture of the World's Most Popular Drug

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Taylor & Francis, Aug 2, 2002 - History - 384 pages
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In a natural, cultural, and artistic history of our favorite mood enhancer, the authors show how caffeine was discovered, its early uses, and the unexpected parts it has played in medicine, religion, painting, poetry, learning, and love. 50 halftones & line drawings.

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User Review  - Jonathan - Goodreads

Fascinating information. A bit repetitive and arrogant at times but lots of fascinating information! Read full review

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a fascinating book with lots of great info. Read full review

About the author (2002)

Bennett Alan Weinberg is a medical and science writer. He is also chairman of his own advertising and public relations firm whose clients include several of the world's leading pharmaceutical companies.
Bonnie K. Bealer is a researcher and writer trained in psychology and anthropology. The authors live in Philadelphia.

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