Dying on the Vine: How Phylloxera Transformed Wine

Dying on the Vine: How Phylloxera Transformed Wine

for $ 31.27

31.27 Dying on the Vine: How Phylloxera Transformed Wine http://covers.feedbooks.net/item/103296.jpg?t=1411156110 http://www.feedbooks.com/item/103296/dying-on-the-vine-how-phylloxera-transformed-wine?utm_medium=uwishlist&utm_source=amazon

Dying on the Vine chronicles 150 years of scientific warfare against the grapevine's worst enemy: phylloxera. In a book that is highly relevant for the wine industry today, George Gale describes the biological and economic disaster that unfolded when a tiny, root-sucking insect invaded the south of France in the 1860s, spread throughout Europe, and journeyed across oceans to Africa, South America, Australia, and California-laying waste to vineyards wherever it landed.… (more)

Comments (0 comments)


No comment yet. Sign in to post a comment.

Book Details  


Publisher: University of California Press (June 05, 2011)

Format: EPUB

File size: 2.8 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


Look for similar items  


>
>