Skip to comments.Ancient Beer, Wine Jars Found in Egypt
Posted on 05/18/2005 7:01:35 PM PDT by TFFKAMM
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Or the ancient Egyptian version:
"99 rough hewn ceramic jars of beer in the mortuary, 99 rough hew ceramic jars of beer..."
It just rolls off the tongue so easily, too...
Did they find any empty pretzel bags and cheese rhinds? ;o)
bump, with related links:
Message in a Bottle [History of wine snobbery]
New York Times | 12/24/05 | Tom Standage
Posted on 12/26/2005 11:56:44 PM PST by LibWhacker
Ears of plenty (the story of wheat / The story of man's staple food)
The Economist | Dec 20th 2005
Posted on 12/26/2005 8:42:55 PM PST by SunkenCiv
Just updating the GGG info, not sending a general distribution.
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