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The Story of Food by DK
From salt to sushi and rice to ravioli, this book explores the rich history of food through the ages. It's a pure feast of information that is sure to leave you hungry for more!
Featuring a foreword by Giles Coren, this sumptuously illustrated book explains how important and vital food can be to different cultures and religions and is packed with jaw-dropping facts e.g. Pope Clement XIV was assassinated with poisoned drinking chocolate.
Covering all food types including nuts and grains, fruit and vegetables, meat and fish and herbs and spices, this is a fascinating reference book all about food's intriguing, surprising and satisfying history.