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A guide to the Douro and to Port wine / Manuel Carvalho ; trad. Magdalena Gorrell Guimaraens

Main Author Carvalho, Manuel Secondary Author Guimaraens, Magdalena Gorrell Publication Porto : Afrontamento, D.L. 1995 Description 234, [2] p. : il. ; 23 cm ISBN 9723603705 Topical name Vinhos - Douro (Portugal) Form or physical characteristic Guias CDU 663.21(469.12)(036)
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Book UE Lispólis
663.2(469.12) CAR Available UE12661
Book UE Lispólis
663.2(469.12) CAR/D Available UE11669
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Table of contents

Getting acquainted with the Douro:
Introduction
A winemaking country

Three centuries of Port wine:
The first few hesitant steps
The era of the Marquis of Pombal
The Douro under crisis and in hunger
The troublesome twentieth century

From the terraces to the glass
A passion for vineyards
The many faces of a great wine

Suggested itineraries
The Douro Quintas
The dignity of the lodges
Navigating the Douro
The Douro of the trains
Itineraries for rural tourism
Douro townships
Recommended itineraries:
- The towns of the Douro
- The historic Douro
- The scenic Douro

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