Dimensions: 336 pages, 3.05 × 1.48 × 0.39 in
Published: August 15, 2012
Publisher: Octopus Books
The following ISBNs are associated with this title:
ISBN - 10: 1845336844
ISBN - 13: 9781845336844
About the Book
The original and still the best, this 36th edition successfully distills the world of wine into a handy, eloquent gem of a package that appeals to wine-lovers and professionals alike.
From the Publisher
The original and still the best, Hugh Johnson''s Pocket Wine
Book 2013 successfully distills the world of wine into a
handy, eloquent gem of a package.
Hugh Johnson''s Pocket Wine Book is the ultimate compact
guide. Now in its 36th edition, it is the original wine book,
appealing to wine-lovers and professionals alike. It is the key
reference for enthusiasts, investors and collectors and this
year''s edition boasts up-to-date news on more than 6,000 wines,
growers, and regions, plus invaluable vintage information from
experts around the world. More than 200 of Johnson''s favorites for
2013 are also included. Hugh Johnson''s winning formula of insight,
critical appraisal of the world of wine, plus vintage news has
never been bettered.
About the Author
Hugh Johnson is the world''s pre-eminent writer on wine. First
published in 1977, Hugh Johnson''s Pocket Wine Book sells hundreds
of thousands of copies a year. During the past four decades he has
written books that have become landmarks on the subject, including
his classic The World Atlas of Wine, published in its
sixth edition with Janis Robinson in 2007, his Wine
Companion, published in 2009 and now in its sixth edition, and
The Story of Wine.