Beer : Its History and Its Economic Value as a National Beverage (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Beer: Its History and Its Economic Value as a National Beverage Our Object in presenting the following pages to the public, is to call attention to the value of pure beer as a preventive of intemperance. Few persons are aware of the amount of patient investigation this question has received at the hands Of eminent social economists and men of science, or of the mass of facts and testimony that has been collected, and lies ready at the hand Of any one who is able and willing to work it over into a compact consecutive form, in which it shall be easy Of access, and available for use in the further discussion Of the subject. This we have attempted to do thoroughly and fairly. Great caution has been used in making statements and no inference has been drawn that could be considered in any way forced or doubtful. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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  • Paperback | 308 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 17mm | 413g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243100515
  • 9780243100514