Coffee and Coffeehouses: The Origins of a Social Beverage in the Medieval Near East (Publications on the Near East)
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Drawing on the accounts of early European travelers, authentic Arabic sources on jurisprudence and etiquette, and treatises on coffee from the period, the writer recounts the colorful early historical past of the spread of coffee and the influence of coffeehouses in the medieval Close to East. Thorough descriptions of the layout, ambiance, management, and patrons of early coffeehouses make fascinating reading through for anyone interested in the history of coffee and the special institution of the coffeehouse in urban Muslim society
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