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Author Alexander, Jeffrey W.

Title Brewed in Japan [electronic resource] : the evolution of the Japanese beer industry / Jeffrey W. Alexander.

Imprint Honolulu : UBC Press, 2013.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xii, 302 p. : ill.
Note First published in Canada by UBC Press.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction: beer's evolution into a Japanese commodity -- Foreign influences: the origins of Japan's beer brewing industry, 1868-1906 -- Keeping up appearances: maintaining beer's German authenticity, 1906-36 -- Brewing self-sufficiency: beer, empire, and the wartime command economy, 1937-45 -- "The taste of home": beer as postwar Japanese commodity, 1945-72 -- Learning from Japan: "Orion beer" and Okinawan consumer identity, 1945-72 -- Indigenous brews: innovation, entrepreneurship, and beer's continuing evolution.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Beer industry -- Japan -- History.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780824839536 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780774825047 (bound)
9780774825061 (e-book)

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