By Ralph S. Hattox
Drawing at the money owed of early ecu tourists, unique Arabic resources on jurisprudence and etiquette, and treatises on espresso from the interval, the writer recounts the colourful early background of the unfold of espresso and the effect of coffeehouses within the medieval close to East. targeted descriptions of the layout, surroundings, administration, and buyers of early coffeehouses make attention-grabbing examining for a person attracted to the background of espresso and the original establishment of the coffeehouse in city Muslim society
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Coffee and Coffeehouses: The Origins of a Social Beverage in the Medieval Near East (Publications on the Near East) by Ralph S. Hattox