Book Discussion on Uncommon Grounds
Mr. Pendergrast talked about his book Uncommon Grounds: The History of Coffee and How it Transformed Our World, published Basic… read more
Mr. Pendergrast talked about his book Uncommon Grounds: The History of Coffee and How it Transformed Our World, published Basic Books. The book examines the role of coffee in world events starting with its origins in Ethiopia in the 15th Century, its role in the development of Central and Latin America, and its prominent role in American society. close
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Book Discussion on Hirohito and the Making of Modern Japan
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