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The Barbarian's Beverage: A History of Beer in Ancient Europe
List of illustrations Preface 1. Introduction 2. Beer in the East and West 3. The Greek Prejudice against Beer 4. The Two Drinking Ideologies of Ancient Europe 5. The Celts and the Great Beer DeclineExpand
The Cultural Construction of Beer Among Greeks and Romans
Although beer was a common beverage in practically all ancient societies, the wine-drinking Greeks and Romans mysteriously excluded it from their diet. It is too simplistic to state that they simplyExpand
The Geography of Beer in Europe from 1000 BC to AD 1000
Today there is a great proliferation of beer styles, most of which were developed in Europe in the modern era, but some evidence exists for a simpler geography of beer in ancient Europe. Barley wasExpand
Narcissus: myth and magic
Existence d'un type de divination particulier consistant a s'auto-hypnotiser, a entrer en transe en fixant un point fixe (une flamme) souvent reflete par un miroir, de l'eau et accompagne de prise deExpand