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Ale, Beer & Brewsters in England - Women's Work in a Changing World, 1300-1600

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author: Judith M. Bennett
published: 1996
pages: 260pp
size: 24 x 16cm
language: English
product ref: 176


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In medieval England prior to ~1350 most ale was brewed and sold by women; but by 1600 most brewers were men - the book investigates the reasons why this transition occurred.


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