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Rushing the Growler
Stephen R. Powell
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Rushing the Growler

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A history of brewing and drinking in Western New York. This is the story of the development and growth of the brewery and tavern industry in the United States, with Buffalo as a case history. Over 40 photos and illustrations.
Paperback, 190 pages
Published December 1st 1999 by Apogee Productions
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Jul 17, 2008 Dan rated it liked it
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This is a great overview on the history of brewing in Buffalo, which at one time was a giant industry. Stephen Powell has done a great job researching the breweries, including I assume painstakingly poring over newspaper archives at the Historical Society.

The problem that kept coming up, though, is that -- at least in my copy; there may have been later editions -- there is a surprising number of typos and spelling errors. The same information in a chart appears two lines down slightly reworded,
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