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A particular swath of history is the focus of Joel Butler and Randall Heskett's "Divine Vintage: Following the Wine Trail From Genesis to the Modern Age" ($27, Palgrave Macmillan). Mixing research and interpretations of the Bible, the authors examine the surprisingly wide range of wines a few millenniums back and, of course, that whole water-into-wine deal. (Minneapolis Star Tribune/MCT)