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Dangerous tastes : spices in world history, Andrew Dalby

Label
Dangerous tastes : spices in world history
Title
Dangerous tastes
Title remainder
spices in world history
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Dalby
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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1947-
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Dalby, Andrew
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
California studies in food and culture
Series volume
1
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Spices
Label
Dangerous tastes : spices in world history, Andrew Dalby
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 162-164) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Preface -- The
  • phoenix's nest -- Silphium -- Exports from Paradise -- Ginger -- Sugar -- Sandalwood -- Balsam of Mecca -- Cinnamon -- Tejpat -- Musk -- The
  • Spice Islands -- Cloves -- Nutmeg and mace -- Cubebs -- Camphor -- Gum benzoin -- The
  • aromatic shore -- Ambergris -- Aloeswood -- The
  • cinnamon mountains -- Chinese pepper -- Galanga -- Rhubarb and licorice -- Ginseng and star anise -- The
  • land of pepper -- Putchuk or costus -- Spikenard -- Long pepper -- Black pepper -- Turmeric -- Red sanders -- Zedoary and zerumbet -- Amomum and cardamom -- The
  • rarest of spices -- Gum guggul -- Asafoetida or hing -- Frankincense -- Myrrh -- Cargoes of complacence -- Coriander or cilantro -- Cumin, caraway, anise, ajowan and nigella -- Mustard -- Poppy -- Mastic -- Storax -- Saffron -- 'I have found cinnamon!' -- Uchu, rocoto and ulupica -- Pink peppercorns -- Coca -- Chocolate -- Vanilla -- Chilli -- Tabasco pepper and Scotch bonnet -- Canella -- Balsam of Peru -- In quest of spicery -- Source texts -- Further reading -- Glossary of spice names -- Notes
Control code
FIEb15039353
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9780520236745
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)74753256
Label
Dangerous tastes : spices in world history, Andrew Dalby
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 162-164) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Preface -- The
  • phoenix's nest -- Silphium -- Exports from Paradise -- Ginger -- Sugar -- Sandalwood -- Balsam of Mecca -- Cinnamon -- Tejpat -- Musk -- The
  • Spice Islands -- Cloves -- Nutmeg and mace -- Cubebs -- Camphor -- Gum benzoin -- The
  • aromatic shore -- Ambergris -- Aloeswood -- The
  • cinnamon mountains -- Chinese pepper -- Galanga -- Rhubarb and licorice -- Ginseng and star anise -- The
  • land of pepper -- Putchuk or costus -- Spikenard -- Long pepper -- Black pepper -- Turmeric -- Red sanders -- Zedoary and zerumbet -- Amomum and cardamom -- The
  • rarest of spices -- Gum guggul -- Asafoetida or hing -- Frankincense -- Myrrh -- Cargoes of complacence -- Coriander or cilantro -- Cumin, caraway, anise, ajowan and nigella -- Mustard -- Poppy -- Mastic -- Storax -- Saffron -- 'I have found cinnamon!' -- Uchu, rocoto and ulupica -- Pink peppercorns -- Coca -- Chocolate -- Vanilla -- Chilli -- Tabasco pepper and Scotch bonnet -- Canella -- Balsam of Peru -- In quest of spicery -- Source texts -- Further reading -- Glossary of spice names -- Notes
Control code
FIEb15039353
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9780520236745
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)74753256

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