Wine and the Vine: An Historical Geography of Viticulture and the Wine Trade / Edition 1

Wine and the Vine: An Historical Geography of Viticulture and the Wine Trade / Edition 1

by Tim Unwin
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415144167

ISBN-13: 9780415144162

Pub. Date: 06/18/1996

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Wine and the Vine provides an introduction to the historical geography of viticulture and the wine trade from prehistory to the present. Throughout, the rich symbolic and cultural significance of wine is related to its evolution as a commercial product. The book thus discusses both the numerous symbolic roles assigned to wine and the vine by people of

Overview

Wine and the Vine provides an introduction to the historical geography of viticulture and the wine trade from prehistory to the present. Throughout, the rich symbolic and cultural significance of wine is related to its evolution as a commercial product. The book thus discusses both the numerous symbolic roles assigned to wine and the vine by people of different religions and also the internationalisation of wine production and marketing.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415144162
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/18/1996
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
436
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.89(d)

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