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Lemon

A Global History

Lemon( )
Author: Sonneman, Toby
Series title:The Edible Ser.
ISBN:978-1-78023-034-4
Publication Date:Oct 2012
Publisher:Reaktion Books, Limited
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $27.99
Book Description:

Lemon: A Global History tells the story of the remarkable adventure of the lemon, starting with its fragrant and mysterious ancestor, the citron, adored by the Greeks and Romans for its fine perfume and sacred to many of the world's great religions. The lemon travelled with Arabs along ancient trade routes, came of age in Sicily and Italy, and sailed to the New World with Columbus. It was an exotic luxury in seventeenth-century Europe and later went on to save the lives of...
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Book Details
Pages:141
Detailed Subjects: Technology & Engineering / Agriculture / Agronomy / Crop Science
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):12.065 x 19.685 x 2.032 cm



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