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Merrie England : The Medieval Roots of the Great British Pub


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author: Ted Bruning
published: 2014
pages: 164
size: A5
language: English
product ref: 2565


£9.99

In this age of continual pub closures, Ted Bruning looks into the opposite - the intriguing question of how, why and when the British pub originates and its development.
The likely drinks available in medieval times are discussed and then the places that people congregate and drink - taverns, alehouses are considered with the differences between town and country development.
Very interesting book probing into the evolution and growth of this great British institution.

 

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