Episode 99: The History of Coffee

In this episode of Half-Arsed History, discover the story of coffee, one of the most popular drinks in the world, and hear how it was spread and popularised while influencing politics, history, economics, and of course culture.

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Images: Unknown (“A.S.”). Interior of a London coffee-house. Circa 1668. Via the British Library.

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