Spice

Written By Jack Turner
Spice
  • Publsiher : Vintage Books
  • Release : 27 July 2021
  • ISBN : 9780375707056
  • Pages : 352 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Spice

Spice
  • Author : Jack Turner
  • Publisher : Vintage Books
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 9780375707056
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Summary : A history of the pursuit and use of spices notes how major voyages of discovery were linked to the spice trade, discussing the role of spices in the forging of relations between Europe and Asia and depicting spices as food enhancers, archaeological clues, aphrodisiacs, and more. Reprint. 17,500 first printing....

The Oxford Illustrated History of the Book

The Oxford Illustrated History of the Book
  • Author : James Raven
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2020-06-11
  • Total pages : 480
  • ISBN : 9780375707056
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Summary : In 14 original essays, this book reveals the history of books in all their various forms, from the ancient world to the digital present...

The History of Indian Art

The History of Indian Art
  • Author : Anil Rao Sandhya Ketkar
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017-01-02
  • Total pages : 214
  • ISBN : 9780375707056
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Summary : Download or read online The History of Indian Art written by Anil Rao Sandhya Ketkar, published by which was released on 2017-01-02. Get The History of Indian Art Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Turks in World History

The Turks in World History
  • Author : Carter V. Findley
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 300
  • ISBN : 9780375707056
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Summary : Traces the Turkic peoples' trajectory from steppe, to empire, to nation-state. Unifying cultural, economic, social, and political history, this work illuminates the projection of Turkic identity across space and time and the profound transformations marked successively by the Turks' entry into Islam and into modernity....

Art in Time

Art in Time
  • Author : The Editors of Phaidon Press
  • Publisher : Phaidon Press
  • Release Date : 2014-09-22
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 9780375707056
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Summary : Art in Time is the first book to embed art movements within the larger context of politics and history. Global in scope and featuring an innovative present‐to‐past arrangement, the book’s accessible text looks back on the most significant art styles and movements, from the present ...

An Introduction to Book History

An Introduction to Book History
  • Author : David Finkelstein,Alistair McCleery
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2012-10-24
  • Total pages : 166
  • ISBN : 9780375707056
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Summary : This second edition of An Introduction to Book History provides a comprehensive critical introduction to the development of the book and print culture. Each fully revised and updated chapter contains new material and covers recent developments in the field, including: The Postcolonial Book Censorship by states and religions Social History, ...

Building a History

Building a History
  • Author : Sarah Herman
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 316
  • ISBN : 9780375707056
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Summary : The history of LEGO from its early days making yo-yos and other wooden toys (which continued until the 1960s), a record of its toys, including the famous building bricks and Duplo and how it's adapted to the changing toy market e.g. bringing in licensed products such as Star Wars ...

The Universal History of Numbers

The Universal History of Numbers
  • Author : Georges Ifrah
  • Publisher : Wiley
  • Release Date : 1999-12-06
  • Total pages : 656
  • ISBN : 9780375707056
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Summary : A riveting history of counting and calculating from the time of the cave dwellers to the late twentieth century, The Universal History of Numbers is the first complete account of the invention and evolution of numbers the world over. As different cultures around the globe struggled with problems of harvests, ...

What is the History of the Book

What is the History of the Book
  • Author : James Raven
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2018-01-08
  • Total pages : 196
  • ISBN : 9780375707056
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Summary : James Raven, a leading historian of the book, offers a fresh and accessible guide to the global study of the production, dissemination and reception of written and printed texts across all societies and in all ages. Students, teachers, researchers and general readers will benefit from the book's investigation of the ...

Form and Meaning in the History of the Book

Form and Meaning in the History of the Book
  • Author : Nicolas Barker,British Library Staff
  • Publisher : London : British Library
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 514
  • ISBN : 9780375707056
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Summary : Nicolas Barker, OBE, FBA has made many distinguished contributions to the study of the book over the past forty years. In celebration of his seventieth birthday the British Library is publishing a selection of his occasional essays that show the range of his interests in a number of related fields: ...

The Jesuits

The Jesuits
  • Author : John W. O'Malley
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Pub Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2014-10-16
  • Total pages : 139
  • ISBN : 9780375707056
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Summary : Chronicles the history of the Jesuit order from the time of Ignatius of Loyola to the present Pope Francis....

The War in the West A New History

The War in the West   A New History
  • Author : James Holland
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2015-09-10
  • Total pages : 864
  • ISBN : 9780375707056
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Summary : Are you ready for the truth about World War Two? The Second World War is the most cataclysmic and violent sequence of events in recent times. But for the past seven decades, our understanding of it has relied upon conventional wisdom, propaganda and an interpretation skewed by the information available. ...

A Hand book of the History of the Spanish and French Schools of Painting

A Hand book of the History of the Spanish and French Schools of Painting
  • Author : Sir Edmund Head
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1848
  • Total pages : 373
  • ISBN : 9780375707056
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Summary : Download or read online A Hand book of the History of the Spanish and French Schools of Painting written by Sir Edmund Head, published by which was released on 1848. Get A Hand book of the History of the Spanish and French Schools of Painting Books now! Available in PDF, ePub ...

A History of the World in Twelve Maps

A History of the World in Twelve Maps
  • Author : Jerry Brotton
  • Publisher : Viking Adult
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 521
  • ISBN : 9780375707056
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Summary : A survey of twelve maps from ancient Greece to Google Earth examines how they have influenced how the world is seen, revealing how historical geographical depictions were subject to deliberate manipulations to promote a range of special interests....

The Yates Book

The Yates Book
  • Author : Edgar Yates
  • Publisher : Alpha Edition
  • Release Date : 2020-06-16
  • Total pages : 70
  • ISBN : 9780375707056
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Summary : This book has been considered by academicians and scholars of great significance and value to literature. This forms a part of the knowledge base for future generations. So that the book is never forgotten we have represented this book in a print format as the same form as it was ...