Black Coffee

Black Coffee

A Glimpse Into the Dark Side of the Brew

DVD - 2006
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A three part documentary that chronicles coffee's origins in Ethiopia and its spread over five continents, sparking revolution, controversy, creativity, business, and slavery along the way.
Publisher: [Toronto] : Mongrel Media, [2006]
Branch Call Number: 338.17373 Bla
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (174 min) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.


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Sep 29, 2014

Episode 2 on this DVD is unwatchable, as it sticks and skips continuously.

Feb 01, 2014

Black Coffee: a Glimpse into the Dark Side of the Brew --- DVD Coffee is the second most valuable commodity legally traded around the world. Black Coffee tells us about the origins of coffee but, more importantly, how and under what circumstances it came to Arabia, then Turkey, and then to the nations of Europe before finally being brought to the Americas where it became the future Haiti’s most important product.

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