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Chapter 1

The History of Wine

Homo sapiens would have probably encountered Vitis vinifera subsp. sylvestris(Figure 1) at a very early date, when the first groups of humans migrated from East Africa some 2 million years ago. The most likely venues for making the acquaintance were the upland areas of eastern Turkey, northern Syria...
Print publication date: 23 May 2007
Copyright year: 2007
Print ISBN: 978-0-85404-266-1
PDF eISBN: 978-1-84755-766-7