Pete  Brown

Pete Brown

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in Barnsley, The United Kingdom
November 28, 1968



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Pete Brown is an English writer who has written extensively on the subject of beer and drinking cultures around the world. He has written three books; Man Walks Into a Pub, Three Sheets to the Wind, and Hops and Glory. Brown was born in Barnsley, South Yorkshire and now lives in London.

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In eight years of blogging and writing articles and columns about beer, I think everything I've written about JD Wetherspoon splits pretty evenly between "This is amazing" and "This is absolutely appalling."

Wetherspoons is a mixed bag. Remarkably, nothing about it is simply OK - that mixed bag contains both the best and worst of British pubs. But recently, the balance for me is shifting. I'm be... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 3.79 · 591 ratings · 103 reviews · 5 distinct works · Similar authors
Man Walks into a Pub: A Soc...
3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 185 ratings — published 2003 — 5 editions
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Three Sheets to the Wind: O...
3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 131 ratings — published 2006 — 3 editions
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Hops and Glory: One Man's S...
3.71 of 5 stars 3.71 avg rating — 126 ratings — published 2009 — 2 editions
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Shakespeare's Pub: A Barsto...
3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 149 ratings — published 2012 — 6 editions
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In praise of hot liquors: t...
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“In ancient Babylon King Hammurabi (the same bloke who decided barmaids could be drowned for serving short measures) decreed that the introduction of political debate into beer shops was an offence punishable by – you guessed it – death.”
Pete Brown, Man Walks into a Pub: A Sociable History of Beer

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