On a new Beverage Substance, the Kola nut, a Product of Jamaica. A Lecture


SKU: 9781021394200
Author: Neish, James
Publication Date: 07/18/2023
Publisher: Legare Street Press
Binding: Paperback
Media: Book
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A historical account of the kola nut, a tropical plant native to Africa that was introduced to Jamaica in the nineteenth century. Neish explores the cultural and medicinal uses of the kola nut in Jamaican society, as well as its role in early experiments with soft drink production.

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