Free Download The Food Programme: 13 Foods that Shape Our World: How Our Hunger has Changed the Past, Present and Future by Alex Renton
English | May 5, 2022 | ISBN: 1785947389 | 352 pages | PDF | 3.43 Mb
Vital stories for hungry minds. In the first official book from BBC Radio 4’s hit series The Food Programme, award-winning writer Alex Renton tells the stories of 13 key staples such as spice, oil, cocoa, bread and tomatoes, exploring their history, evolution and how our ever-growing hunger for them continues to alter our world. Look at food in a new light – as a weapon, an art form, a tool of revolution, but also a bringer of pure happiness. Discover a kaleidoscope of fascinating facts and curiosities, including the forgotten joys of lard, the secret to perfect chips and how our love of pepper led to piracy.