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The Story of Salt free pdf Based on Mark Kurlansky's critically acclaimed bestseller Salt: A World History, this handsome picture book explores every aspect of salt: the many ways it's gathered from the earth and sea- how ancient emperors in China, Egypt, and Rome used it to keep their subjects happy- why salt was key to the Age of Exploration- what salt meant to the American Revolution- and even how the search for salt eventually led to oil. Along the way, you'll meet a Celtic miner frozen in salt, learn how to make ketchup, and even experience salt's finest hour: Gandhi's famous Salt March.

About Mark Kurlansky

Mark Kurlansky is the New York Times bestselling author of many books, including The Food of a Younger Land, Cod: A Biography of the Fish That Changed the World- Salt: A World History- 1968: The Year That Rocked the World- and The Big Oyster: History on the Half Shell. He lives in New York City. S. D. Schindler lives in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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Author : Mark Kurlansky
Publisher : Puffin
Data Published : 06 October 2014
ISBN : 0147511666
EAN : 9780147511669
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 48 pages
Age + : 5-9 years
Language : English
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