Bourbon: A History Of The American Spirit

by Dane Huckelbridge

HarperCollins | April 1, 2014 | Hardcover

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“THE DEFINITIVE HISTORY OF BOURBON.”—Sacramento Bee

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A ROLLICKING BIOGRAPHY OF BOURBON WHISKEY THAT DOUBLES AS “A COMPLEX AND ENTERTAINING” (WALL STREET JOURNAL) HISTORY OF AMERICA ITSELF

Few products are so completely or intimately steeped in the American story as bourbon whiskey. As Dane Huckelbridge's masterfully crafted history reveals, the iconic amber spirit is the American experience, distilled, aged, and sealed in a bottle.

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 288 pages, 9.12 × 5.5 × 0.97 in

Published: April 1, 2014

Publisher: HarperCollins

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0062241397

ISBN - 13: 9780062241399

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Parched... Great history lesson! Also made me really thirsty...
Date published: 2014-07-10

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Bourbon: A History Of The American Spirit

Bourbon: A History Of The American Spirit

by Dane Huckelbridge

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 288 pages, 9.12 × 5.5 × 0.97 in

Published: April 1, 2014

Publisher: HarperCollins

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0062241397

ISBN - 13: 9780062241399

From the Publisher

“THE DEFINITIVE HISTORY OF BOURBON.”—Sacramento Bee

A Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance Bestseller

A ROLLICKING BIOGRAPHY OF BOURBON WHISKEY THAT DOUBLES AS “A COMPLEX AND ENTERTAINING” (WALL STREET JOURNAL) HISTORY OF AMERICA ITSELF

Few products are so completely or intimately steeped in the American story as bourbon whiskey. As Dane Huckelbridge's masterfully crafted history reveals, the iconic amber spirit is the American experience, distilled, aged, and sealed in a bottle.

From the Jacket

“THE DEFINITIVE HISTORY OF BOURBON.”—Sacramento Bee

A Southern Independent Booksellers Alliance Bestseller

A ROLLICKING BIOGRAPHY OF BOURBON WHISKEY THAT DOUBLES AS “A COMPLEX AND ENTERTAINING” (WALL STREET JOURNAL) HISTORY OF AMERICA ITSELF

Few products are so completely or intimately steeped in the American story as bourbon whiskey. As Dane Huckelbridge's masterfully crafted history reveals, the iconic amber spirit is the American experience, distilled, aged, and sealed in a bottle.

About the Author

Dane Huckelbridge hails from the American Middle West and studied history at Princeton University. His writing has appeared inTin House,The New Republic, andNew Delta Review; he is at work on a new book tracing the history of beer in America.

Editorial Reviews

Bourbon the book, like bourbon the drink, has a special spirit. ... Lighthearted, friendly, easy to take and enjoy. ... Try it; you’ll like it.”