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A History of the Brewing Industry in Scotland

Donnachie, Ian (1979). A History of the Brewing Industry in Scotland. Edinburgh: John Donald Publishers Ltd.

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A detailed review of the economic, buisness and social history of the industry extending from the 17th century to the present day. Major themes include: growth during industrialization; agriculture, raw materials and brewing; the brewers and their workforce; techniques, markets, capital and companies; new products; amalgamtions and changes. Appendices list brewers, breweries, and brands. There is an extensive bibliography including all major business records, parliamentary papers, trade journals, scientific and technical works relating to brewing.

Item Type: Book
Copyright Holders: Not known
ISBN: 0-85976-032-4, 978-0-85976-032-4
Extra Information: A 2nd edition with extended new introduction, 1998, ISBN 0859764966
Keywords: brewing history; business history; economic and social history; Scotland
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > History, Religious Studies, Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 33982
Depositing User: Ian Donnachie
Date Deposited: 11 Jul 2012 11:50
Last Modified: 04 Oct 2016 11:18
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