The True History of Chocolate

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Price:$9.26 USDThe True History of Chocolate
Author:Sophie D. CoePublisher:Thames & Hudson
Editorial Review:Cultivated by slaves, consumed by the elite, paid out as a tribute to conquerors, this tale of one of the world's favourite foods draws upon botany, archaeology, socio-economics and culinary history to provide a complete history of chocolate, beginning 3000 years ago in the jungles of Mexico. The book also includes quotations and old recipes,