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Dangerous Tastes: The Story of Spices

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By: Andrew Dalby

184 pages, Illus

British Museum Press

Paperback | Dec 2000 | #112001 | ISBN: 071412771X
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About this book

Offers a fresh look at the way trade and the search for exotic spices are woven into human history. The author shows how different regions became part of what is now a global network of trade - and how man's desire for these seemingly harmless substances brought consequences ranging from triumph to disaster.


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