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The Women’s Petition Against Coffee 1674

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“Coffee leads men to trifle away their time, scald their chops, and…More >>

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Quick Coffee Facts

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1. Used Coffee Grounds Spent coffee grounds should never be reused to…More >>

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12 Things You Didn’t Know About Starbucks Coffee Company

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The Starbucks name came from Starbuck, Captain Ahab’s first mate on the…More >>

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A Brief History of Starbucks

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1970′s The first Starbucks opens. The name comes from Herman Melville’s Moby…More >>

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Free Coffee History Ebook – How To Make Perfect Coffee 1922

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I’m sure there are lots of readers out there who are fascinated…More >>

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Free Coffee Ebook: Coffee Botany Leaflet Museum Of Natural History 1938

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Brush up on some coffee history with this leaflet entitled “COFFEE.” It…More >>