• 260 Pages
  • 0.41 MB
  • English
Faber and Faber , London
StatementEarl Lovelace.
LC ClassificationsPR9272.9.L6 S25 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination260 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20489825M
ISBN 109571178499, 0571192947

In his fifth work of nonfiction, Mark Kurlansky turns his attention to a common household item with a long and intriguing history: salt. The only rock we eat, salt has shaped civilization from the very beginning, and its story is a glittering, often surprising part of the history of Salt book by: Jan 31,  · Populated by colorful characters and filled with an unending series of fascinating details, Salt by Mark Kurlansky is a supremely entertaining, multi-layered masterpiece.

Mark Kurlansky is the author of many books including Cod, The Basque History of the World,and The Big Oyster. His newest book is Birdseye/5.

Dec 14,  · Salt is a wonder, unfolding layer upon layer of gentle but critical commentary about race, diaspora, masculinity, and womanhood, and finally, freedom, all in deliberate form. The poetry in Salt comes together as a courageous body of work that dares readers to be eternally soft.

These words have the ability to heal and affirm/5(K). Jan 28,  · Salt is a book about salt by someone who also took the time to write a book about Cod; I think that is a fair and full summary. I have not read Cod, but after reading Salt I felt as if the subject of cod and fishing in general had been discussed quite enough to not have to /5.

Book Summary Deftly leading readers around the world and across cultures and centuries, Kurlansky takes an inexpensive, mundane item and shows how it has influenced and affected wars, cultures, Salt book, religions, societies, economies & food. An entertaining, informative read.

Homer called salt a divine substance. salt. is a journey through warmth and sharpness. This collection of poetry explores the realities of multiple identities, language, diasporic life & pain, the self, community, healing, celebration, and love. This was one of the most important poetry collection I’ve read to date/5.

In his book, Salt: A World History, author Mark Kurlansky delves into the history of salt, as well as its impact on empires, wars, and economies, in a text that is lively, comprehensive, and surprising.

The book is divided into three parts and begins thousands of years in the past. “Salt in my Soul is so much more than a journey of illness and mortality.

Mallory’s writing blossoms from the precocious philosophizing of a driven teenager grappling with a serious disease into the exquisitely nuanced chronicle of a terrified but hopeful young woman.

This book will show you why salt is the most Salt book nutrient. See how adding the right kind of salt to your diet can help: Fatigue Adrenal Disorders Immune System Function Thyroid Disorders Headaches Cholesterol Levels Blood Pressure For years, we have heard the following: A low-salt diet is healthy.

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The Salt Fix provides the advice and the program you need to add back the salt and in the process improve your health and your waistline.” Robb Wolf, New York Times bestselling author of The Paleo Solution and Wired to Eat “In his new book The Salt Fix, Dr. James DiNicolantonio shatters the age-old myth that salt is a cause of heart disease.

Samin Nosrat is a cook, teacher, and author. of the James Beard Award-winning New York Times Bestseller Salt, Fat, Acid, is an Eat columnist at The New York Times Magazine and the host and an executive producer of the Netflix original documentary series based on her lives, cooks, gardens, and laughs in Berkeley, California.

Jul 05,  · However, as Mark Kurlansky so brilliantly relates in his world- encompassing new book, salt-the only rock we eat-has shaped civilization from the very beginning.

Its story is a glittering, often /5(67). The book was shortlisted for The Saltire Scottish First Book of the Year and the Green Carnation Prize, then went on to win the Polari First Book Prize and the Saboteur Award for Best Short Story Collection.

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“In his new book The Salt Fix, Dr. James DiNicolantonio shatters the age-old myth that salt is a cause of heart disease. He also makes excellent recommendations for a heart-healthy diet. The Salt The Salt is a blog from the NPR Science Desk about what we eat and why we eat it. We serve up food stories with a side of skepticism that may provoke you or just make you smile.

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Salt is layered with tender, ribald, and at times dark characterisations of people, place, memory, and belonging – deeply informed by Pascoe’s humanist values.’ — Australian Book Review ‘The poetry of Pascoe’s writing makes it tempting to devour his words in one sitting, but this is a book worth savouring.’.

Feb 01,  · Parents need to know that Salt to the Sea is award-winning author  Ruta Sepetys ' (Out of the Easy) stirring historical novel set during World War II about a little-known maritime disaster: the  sinking of the Wilhelm Gustloff, a German ship filled mostly with civilians trying to escape the advancing Russian (or Red) Army.5/5.

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While most know us for our iconic round blue package of table salt, there is a lot more to Morton. Salt is best selling author Mark Kurlansky's story of the only rock we eat. From its single origin, to the other discoveries made because of it, fascinating tales of salt and the people who have been involved with it through the ages are interwoven here.

Fifteen recipes are included that will meet with every taste. Then I started reading Salt.

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I couldn’t stop. Waheed’s voice is honest and transparent. There’s something about these poems that warms your spirit book is a whole continent and a trip to it’s center, its corners, it’s voices and silences. The author is great with metaphors and speaks so well about that continent that women are /5().

Jan 01,  · I learned a lot about salt from reading this book. Salt has been a symbol of preservation, power, oppression, health and wealth. Kurlansky takes the reader for a trip around the world to places like China, England, India the Middle East, and all over Europe to show how salt Cited by: May 30,  · 'Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat': An Illustrated Guide To Master The Elements Of Cooking — Without Recipes: The Salt In her new cookbook, Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat, Samin Nosrat says the key to.

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(Some of these are a reach, but the take-home lesson is increasing salt and decreasing sugar is good advice for most people.) Higher salt is good for the skin when it is sweated out. It can fight off bacterial infections. The end of the book covers the pros and cons of different salts.

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Aug 08,  · Speaking to the Guardian, DiNicolantonio rejected the criticism from PHE that his book would make people risk their health, saying he was advocating for a “normal” salt. Mar 28,  · It was hard to pick just three lessons, as there’s a lot more to learn, for example about Japan, the Great Wall and Gandhi’s role in the story of salt.

The book includes lots of photos, illustrations, and related artwork as well. I highly recommend Salt: A World History. Read full summary on Blinkist >> Free Preview >> Learn more about the.Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books.

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