By Jonathan Hennessey, Mike Smith, Aaron McConnell
A New York Times Best Seller
A full-color, lushly illustrated photo novel that recounts the many-layered prior and current of beer via dynamic pairings of images and meticulously researched perception into the heritage of the world's favourite brew.
The heritage of Beer involves Life!
We drink it. we like it. yet how a lot can we fairly find out about beer? ranging from round 7000 BC, beer has emerged as a tremendous point riding humankind’s improvement, a job it has persisted to play via today’s craft brewing explosion. With The comedian e-book tale of Beer, the first-ever nonfiction image novel inquisitive about this so much favorite beverage, you could persist with alongside from the very starting, as authors Jonathan Hennessey and Mike Smith group up with illustrator Aaron McConnell to offer the main figures, occasions, and, certain, beers that formed and regularly made background. No dull, outdated old textual content the following, McConnell’s flexible paintings style—moving from period-accurate renderings to cartoony diagrams to historic caricatures and back—finds an equivalent and powerful associate within the pithy, informative textual content of Hennessey and Smith awarded in captions and notice balloons on each one web page. the result is a filling mix of phrases and images bound to please the beer aficionado and comics geek alike.