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Salt: a world history [mark kurlansky] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers an unlikely world history from the bestselling author of cod and the basque history of the world in his fifth work of nonfiction. This book features the history of salt, a substance without which humans cannot survive this book covers salt production from the earliest known efforts to collect it by scraping and evaporating, right up to modern times and modern production methods. Homer called it a divine substance plato described it as especially dear to the gods as mark kurlansky so brilliantly relates here, salt has shaped civilisation from the beginning, and its story is a glittering, often surprising part of the history o. Click to read more about salt: a world history by mark kurlansky librarything is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers. The paperback of the salt: a world history by mark kurlansky at barnes & noble free shipping on $25 or more.