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. A quick whirlwind of world history based on salt i had no idea how salt and salt production had a impact on governments and peoples this book is filled with many interesting bits of history and was very enjoyable to read some parts of the world are covered more in depth than others but well done. Salt a world history mark kurlansky 484pp jonathan cape gbp1799 when a publishing company agrees to produce an authors first book it will often try to stake a claim to his or her second . Salt a world history is a critically acclaimed overview of salt throughout historyit focuses on the uses of salt especially in different societies as well as the production of salt kurlansky also shows the effect salt can have on society at times even claiming it caused certain nations to become world powers. In his 2002 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
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