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By Dane Huckelbridge

“THE DEFINITIVE historical past OF BOURBON.”—Sacramento Bee

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A ROLLICKING BIOGRAPHY OF BOURBON WHISKEY THAT DOUBLES AS “A complicated AND interesting” (WALL road JOURNAL) background OF the USA ITSELF

Few items are so thoroughly or in detail steeped within the American tale as bourbon whiskey. As Dane Huckelbridge's masterfully crafted background finds, the enduring amber spirit is the yankee event, distilled, elderly, and sealed in a bottle.

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