The taste of conquest: the rise and fall of the three great cities of spice

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Ballantine Books,
Pub. Date:
c2007.
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In this engaging, anecdotal history of food, world conquest, and desire, a chef-turned-journalist tells the story of three legendary cities-Venice, Lisbon, and Amsterdam-that transformed the globe in the quest for spice.
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034548083
9780345480835
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subject_facet Cooking -- Europe -- History, Food habits -- Europe -- History, Spice trade -- Europe -- History, Spices -- Europe
table_of_contents First taste: St. Albans -- Venice -- Lisbon -- Amsterdam -- Epilogue: Baltimore and Calicut.
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