300 Years of Beer: An Illustrated History of Brewing in Manitoba

by Bill Wright, Dave Craig

Great Plains Publications | June 1, 2013 | Trade Paperback

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WINNER Best Illustrated Book of the Year, Manuela Dias Book Design of the Year, Mary Scorer Award for Best Book by a Manitoba Publisher (Manitoba Book Awards 2013) 300 Years of Beer is a look back at Manitoba's long and colourful brewing past. With over 400 illustrations of rare beer labels, retro bottles and ads dating back as far as the 1870s, 300 Years of Beer chronicles the bygone days when beer barons like Patrick Shea and E.L. Drewry ruled over an industry to the modern day microbrewer and explores the events that shaped the drinking habits of Manitobans.

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 224 pages, 8.8 × 10.96 × 0.49 in

Published: June 1, 2013

Publisher: Great Plains Publications

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 192653171X

ISBN - 13: 9781926531717

Found in: History

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300 Years of Beer: An Illustrated History of Brewing in Manitoba

300 Years of Beer: An Illustrated History of Brewing in Manitoba

by Bill Wright, Dave Craig

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 224 pages, 8.8 × 10.96 × 0.49 in

Published: June 1, 2013

Publisher: Great Plains Publications

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 192653171X

ISBN - 13: 9781926531717

From the Publisher

WINNER Best Illustrated Book of the Year, Manuela Dias Book Design of the Year, Mary Scorer Award for Best Book by a Manitoba Publisher (Manitoba Book Awards 2013) 300 Years of Beer is a look back at Manitoba's long and colourful brewing past. With over 400 illustrations of rare beer labels, retro bottles and ads dating back as far as the 1870s, 300 Years of Beer chronicles the bygone days when beer barons like Patrick Shea and E.L. Drewry ruled over an industry to the modern day microbrewer and explores the events that shaped the drinking habits of Manitobans.

From the Jacket

300 Years of Beer is a look back at Manitoba’s long and colourful brewing past. With over 400 illustrations of rare beer labels, retro bottles and ads dating back as far as the 1870s 300 Years of Beer chronicles the bygone days when beer barons like Patrick Shea and E.L. Drewry ruled over an industry to the modern day microbrewer and explores the events that shaped the drinking habits of Manitobans.

About the Author

Bill Wright and Dave Craig are beer geeks who have pursued their delicious hobby as soon as they became aware of beers, bottles, and brewing. They live in Winnipeg.