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This was a real eye opener for me. I never thought of the beverages of man kind changing, controlling and manipulating history but in hindsight that is exactly what happened. Read morePublished 1 day ago by Michele_F
Fantastic synopsis of world history through a fun subject. This work is definitely not a work of what I would call serious scholarship, but rather an excellent compliation of... Read morePublished 2 days ago by S. Mayer
I loved it it was very interesting I would also like to read all of tom standages other books !Published 4 days ago by Peggy
This book was required reading for an AP world history
Class but surprisingly was an excellent book. I give it five stars.
This book is a fascinating history of how what we drink has shaped how we live; influenced global relations, and May shape our future. Don't miss it!Published 8 days ago by Cathy
Tom Standage's central conceit--focusing on a period of world history through the lens of an important beverage--is wonderfully successful and entertaining. Read morePublished 8 days ago by D. W. Magee Jr.
The book is HARD to read. The writing is repetitive frm chapter to chapter. It did not hold my interest. It was a real arduous task to read.Published 9 days ago by m.mccall
A very informative book that discusses how these six drinks shaped the world we live in. These drinks, that we consume everyday, have had such an impact on our lives and most of... Read morePublished 17 days ago by MikeyMike