By Charles W. Bamforth
“A pleasant ebook that not just reaches the soul of brewing but in addition tells us a lot concerning the soul and humanity of the writer. Bamforth skillfully weaves a holistic and philosophical tale approximately our advanced society and the confident position that beer has, does, and may play in it. it's a pleasure to learn and may depart the reader refreshed in brain and soul.”
–Simon Jackson, government Director, Institute of Brewing and Distilling, London, England
“A heartfelt account of beer that reads as if I’m sitting at a pub desk throughout from the ‘Beer Professor’ himself as he finds own stories and reports over many pints of beer. A concise image of the realm of beer–past, current, and destiny. amazing perception into the behind-the-scenes international of beer.”
–Charlie Papazian, writer of whole pleasure of Homebrewing; nationwide Beer Examiner, http://Examiner.com/beer; President, Brewers organization (USA); and Founder, nice American Beer pageant
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Nuremberg: Impensis Levini Hulsii, 1599). Courtesy of the John Carter Brown Library at Brown University. 4 The European/Iberian connection between hunting animals and attacking people in warfare existed for many native peoples as well, not least in terms of techniques (shooting arrows, setting traps in the ground). On balance, however, the colonizers’ identification with indigenous hunting regimes did not lead to peaceful cross-cultural cooperation. The pervasiveness of hunting as an activity might help explain a horrifying phenomenon of obscure origins: the deployment of “war dogs” in the subjugation campaigns waged against the indigenous humans of the Americas (as in the Reconquista but to a much greater extent).
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As early as the 1520s, for instance, Pietro Martire de Anghiera saw several mappae sent to Spain by Cortés and displayed in Seville. The Italian humanist at the Spanish court left a detailed description of their cartographic precision and their hybrid status between written and painted documents (scripta and depicta) but also of their tremendous effect upon the distinguished group of scholars that observed them in Seville. The performative “reading” of these maps took place in the Andalusian gateway to the Indies thanks to a dialogue with a young Tenochca (native of the Mexica capital of Tenochtitlan) who had traveled to Spain with Cortés’s secretary, Juan de Ribera.