In this remarkable visual survey internationally acclaimed photographer Sebastio Salgado documents traditional methods of sustainable coffee farming across the globe revealing rituals deeply steeped in history and pride The book spans nearly a decade of research into the hidden world of coffee highlighting relationships characterized by respect fair exchange and a shared understanding that ever improving uality has the power to improve lives Salgado a native to one of Brazils premier coffee growing regions is the perfect guide for a readers journey to principal farming locations in China Colombia Guatemala Ethiopia India Brazil Costa Rica and beyondIn this remarkable visual survey internationally acclaimed photographer Sebastio Salgado documents traditional methods of sustainable coffee farming across the globe revealing rituals deeply steeped in history and pride The book spans nearly a decade of research into the hidden world of coffee highlighting relationships characterized by respect fair exchange and a shared understanding that ever improving uality has the power to improve lives Salgado a native to one of Brazils premier coffee growing regions is the perfect guide for a readers journey to principal farming locations in China Colombia Guatemala Ethiopia India Brazil Costa Rica and beyond