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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Friday, late afternoon. Stranded in Chesterfield waiting for The Beer Widow, who is attempting to come up the M1 from London to meet me before we go on to theGreat Peak Weekenderat Thornbridge. The journey will eventually take her seven hours (it should take no more than three), so sitting in Chesterfield station's dispiriting concourse isn't an option.
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Average rating: 3.80 · 514 ratings · 93 reviews · 5 distinct works · Similar authors
Man Walks into a Pub: A Soc...
3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 165 ratings — published 2003 — 5 editions
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Three Sheets to the Wind: O...
3.96 of 5 stars 3.96 avg rating — 121 ratings — published 2006 — 3 editions
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Hops and Glory: One Man's S...
3.68 of 5 stars 3.68 avg rating — 111 ratings — published 2009 — 2 editions
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Shakespeare's Pub: A Barsto...
3.63 of 5 stars 3.63 avg rating — 126 ratings — published 2012 — 6 editions
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In praise of hot liquors: t...
0.0 of 5 stars 0.00 avg rating — 0 ratings — published 1995
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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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