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Title:
The origins and ancient history of wine
Author:
McGovern, Patrick E.
Publication Information:
[Philadelphia, PA] : University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology, 1998?.
Summary:
Site dedicated to the history and science of wine and winemaking in ancient civilizations. Includes historical information as well as an interactive quiz, online forum and scientific/chemical data on the history of wine.
General Note:
Title from title screen (viewed May 8, 2001).

This website is based on "The beginnings of winemaking and viticulture in the ancient Near East," Expedition Magazine, vol. 39, no. 1, by Dr. Patrick McGovern.
Language:
English
Contents:
Introduction -- Neolithic period -- Egypt -- Mesopotamia -- One of a kind laboratory -- Map -- The grapevine and tree resins -- Credits -- Glossary -- Links -- Wine forum.
Reading Level:
All ages
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