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Wayne Curtis is a contributing editor to Preservation magazine, and his stories on travel, architecture, and history have appeared in the New York Times, The Atlantic Monthly, The American Scholar, and American Heritage. In 2002 Curtis was named Lowell Thomas Travel Journalist of the Year by the Society of American Travel Writers. He lives in Maine. For more information about rum or the author, visit RepublicOfRum.com.

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And a Bottle of Rum
A History of the New World in Ten Cocktails
Written by Wayne Curtis


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: June 5, 2007
Price: $14.95

And a Bottle of Rum tells the story of America as seen through the bottom of a drinking glass. With a chapter for each of ten cocktails—from the grog sailors drank on the high seas in the 1700s to the mojitos of modern club hoppers—Wayne Curtis reveals that the homely spirit... Read more >
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And a Bottle of Rum
A History of the New World in Ten Cocktails
Written by Wayne Curtis


Format: eBook, 304 pages
Publisher: Broadway Books
On Sale: February 4, 2009
Price: $11.99

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