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Fizz : how soda shook up the world / Tristan Donovan.

Donovan, Tristan. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781613747254 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 161374725X (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: [United States] : Chicago Review Press : 2013.

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Summary, etc.:
This social, cultural, and culinary history charts soda's remarkable, world-changing journey from awe-inspiring natural mystery to ubiquity. Off-the-wall and offbeat stories abound, including how quack medicine peddlers spawned some of the world's biggest brands, how fizzy pop cashed in on Prohibition, how soda helped presidents reach the White House, and even how Pepsi influenced Apple's marketing of the iPod. This history of carbonated drinks follows seemingly simple everyday refreshment as it zinged and pinged over society's taste buds and, in doing so, changed the world.
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Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Soft drinks > History.
Carbonated beverages > History.
Genre: Electronic books.

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