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Author Mazzeo, Tilar J.
Title The widow Clicquot : the story of a champagne empire and the woman who ruled it / Tilar J. Mazzeo.
Publication Info. New York : Collins, c2008.
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 11  641.22 M    IN LIBRARY
Description xxi, 264 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [239]-254) and index.
Contents Child of the revolution, child of the champagne -- Wedding vows and family secrets -- Champagne dreams -- Anonymity in their blood -- Crafting the cuvée -- The champagne widow -- Partner and apprentice -- Alone at the brink of ruin -- War and the widow's triumph -- A comet over Russia : the vintage of 1811 -- The industrialist's daughter -- The wine aristocrats -- Flirting with disaster -- The champagne empire -- La grande dame -- The queen of Reims.
Subject Clicquot-Ponsardin, Barbe-Nicole, 1777-1866 -- Career in winemaking.
Veuve Clicquot (Firm) -- History.
Vintners -- France -- Champagne (Province) -- Biography.
Champagne (Wine) -- France -- History.
Wine and wine making -- France -- Champagne (Province) -- History.
Champagne (France : Province) -- Biography.
Added Title Story of a champagne empire and the woman who ruled it
Champagne empire and the woman who ruled it
ISBN 9780061288562
006128856X