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The Spice Route: A History - Keay, John
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An exotic saga with the tang of drama in every voyage, The Spice Route transports the reader from the dawn of history to the ends of the earth The Spice Route is one of history's great anomalies. Shrouded in mystery, it existed long before anyone knew of its extent or alignment. Spices came from lands unseen, possibly uninhabitable, and almost by definition unattainable; that was what made them so desirable. Yet more livelihoods depended on this pungent traffic, more nations participated in it, more wars were fought over it ...

The Spice Route: A History 2006, University of California Press, Berkeley, CA

ISBN-13: 9780520248960


The Spice Route: A History 2006, John Murray Publishers Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780719561993


The Spice Route: A History 2005, John Murray Publishers,

ISBN-13: 9780719568053


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