220x160 192 страниц. 2015 год. Ten Speed Press Just as wine is to the French or beer is to the Germans, whiskey - especially bourbon and rye - is an integral part of the history and culture of the United States. The Art of American Whiskey traces the arc of this beloved, renowned spirit - from its earliest days in the Colonial era, through the Civil War, Prohibition, Great Depression, and up to the current craft-distilling boom. Illustrated with 100 full-color modern and historic labels from the most iconic bottles ever made, The Art of American Whiskey is an instant collectible and a fantastic gift for any whiskey enthusiast or design lover. Captions, sidebars, profiles and short histories tell the story of the pioneers and places behind the labels, and each chapter features recipes that will tickle any tippler's fancy.