Story Of Food
An Illustrated History Of Everything We Eat
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The essential reference book for any foodie. A true celebration of food in all its forms, this book explores the early efforts of humans in their quest for sustenance through the stories of individual foods. Covering all food types including nuts and grains, fruit and vegetables, meat and fish, and herbs and spices, this fascinating reference provides the facts on all aspects of a food's history. It explains how foods have become a part of our culture from their origins to how they are eaten and their place in world cuisine. 'The Story of Food' is a feast for the eyes, with stories that intrigue, surprise, and enthrall.