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Napa the story of an american eden

Titre :

Napa the story of an american eden

Thématique :

917.2 Etats-Unis

Classification :

Cote : 917.2 CON ; ISBN : 978-0618257980

Information :

Quatrième de couverture ; James Conaway's remarkable bestseller delves into the heart of California's lush and verdant Napa Valley, also known as America's Eden. Long the source of succulent grapes and singular wines, this region is also the setting for the remarkable true saga of the personalities behind the winemaking empires. This is the story of Gallos and Mondavis, of fortunes made and lost, of dynasties and destinies. In this delightful, full-bodied social history, James Conaway charts the rise of a new aristocracy and, in so doing, chronicles the collective ripening of the American dream. More than a wine book, Napa is a must-read for anyone interested in our country's obsession with money, land, power, and prestige.
Description matérielle ; 1 vol. (542p.) : couv. ill. en coul. ; 20 cm

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Lieu :

Napa Valley

Langue :

EN : Anglais

Bibliographie :

CONAWAY, James. Napa the story of an american eden. Boston : Mariner Books, 2002. ISBN : 978-0618257980