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The Spice Route

by Harry Holcroft

  • 331 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Pavilion Books, Limited .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Geographical discovery & exploration,
  • Travel writing,
  • BCE to c 500 CE,
  • Travel - Foreign,
  • Travel,
  • Egypt,
  • India,
  • Asia - General,
  • ASIA_DESCRIPTION AND TRAVEL,
  • Travel / Asia / General,
  • General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8632231M
    ISBN 10186205424X
    ISBN 109781862054240
    OCLC/WorldCa59579869

    OCLC Number: Notes: In slipcase. Description: xi, pages: illustrations (chiefly color), maps, color portraits ; 27 cm: Contents: Before the fall --On the origin of 'Species' --Frankincense and cinnamon --Hippalos and the passage across --Land of the luminous carbuncle --Insects on splinters --The world-travellers --East to West --Christians and spices --Peppered ports and. Book table online at The Spice Route. Quick, easy & free online table reservation at The Spice Route, North Lakes, Brisbane powered by Zomato.

    Buy The Spice Route: A History by Keay, John (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(9). Despite all this, The Spice Route is still one truly engaging and accurate account of the geographical history of the spice trade. The introduction is so gorgeously written that one cannot help but swoon at the intoxicating prose, which can only be described as spicy. For a solid, well‐written overview of how spices travel, this is indeed the Author: Ken Albala.

    Superb architecture and interiors, everything has a meaning, forgot the guys name, but he took us for the tour of the Spice route, he explained each and everything in such a detail, about the paintings, pillars, he explained every single detail of the restaurant. Now talking /5(). Get this from a library! The spice route: a history. [John Keay] -- "The Spice Route is one of history's greatest anomalies: shrouded in mystery, it existed long before anyone knew of its extent or configuration. Spices came from lands unseen, possibly uninhabitable.


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The Spice Route by Harry Holcroft Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Spice Route is one of historys greatest anomalies: shrouded in mystery, it existed long before anyone knew of its extent or The Spice Route book. Spices came from lands unseen, possibly uninhabitable, and almost by definition unattainable; that was what made them so desirable/5.

In Spice Route, Shipra explores different regions and different cuisines, bringing some old favourites and some new discoveries but all packed with loads of flavour. It was her innovativeness that blew away the MasterChef judges, and it is what she brings to the recipes in the book as well/5(11).

The illustrations in this book are stunning. I also greatly enjoyed his accompanying text, the small vignettes about his travels retracing the medieval Spice Route. His stories could be amusing, reflective, insightful, provocative, startling, and sometimes beautiful.

His illustrations *always* were.4/5. If you think "Spice Route" somehow sounds unappetizing, I suggest that you set aside that prejudice and avail yourself of the fascinating and authoritative history well told here by John Keay.

Rare is the writer who can rival Keay in undertaking researches of such daunting scope, resulting in books of such insightful cogency and eloquence/5(10). Spice route is book is an attempt to help understand and undertake a journey along the historical spice routes to relive the glorious past.1/5(1).

The Spice Routes book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Lively travelogue combined with recipes collected on the authors' travels /5. 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. Berenike and the Ancient Maritime Spice Route is a major contribution to world historical scholarship that will fundamentally change our understanding of ancient trade in the Red Sea and Indian Ocean.” —Stanley M.

Burstein, California State University, Los Angeles “With singular focus and an indefatigable spirit, Sidebotham has pursued. The ports along the Maritime Silk Roads (Spice Routes) acted as melting pots for ideas and information. With every ship that swept out with a cargo of valuables on board, fresh knowledge was carried over the seas to the ship's next port of call.

Epic in scope, marvelously detailed, laced with drama, The Spice Route spans three millennia and circles the world to chronicle the history of the spice trade 4/5(2). The Spice Route: A History by John Keay pp, John Murray, £ Riding in a shared taxi across one of the Comoros Islands a few years ago, I was surprised to.

The Spice Route: A History John Keay, Author University of Although Keay ends his book with the grim conclusion that the forces of globalization are to blame for the demystification and.

About the Book: The Spice Route For Shipra Khanna, life imitates food, and vice versa. And in both life and food, it is the simple things that can be beautiful and uplifting. This is the mantra she lives by, and it is the theme that this MasterChef winner from humble beginnings explores in her maiden cookbook.4/5(2).

Download Full The Spice Route Book in PDF, EPUB, Mobi and All Ebook Format. You also can read online The Spice Route and write the review about the book. Search Results for “the-spice-route” – PDF Search Engine. The spice trade was associated with overland routes early on but maritime routes proved to be the factor which helped the trade grow.

The first true maritime trade network in the Indian Ocean was by the Austronesian peoples of Island Southeast Asia, who built the first ocean-going ships.

They established trade routes with Southern India and Sri Lanka as early as BC, ushering an exchange. The Hardcover of the The Spice Route by Harry Holcroft at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed.

Thank you for your patience. A comprehensive study book for players who would like to cultivate a reliable yet initiative-seeking opening repertoire as White, based on the opening moves 1 d4. Designed by Rajeev Sethi, the celebrated cultural czar of India, The Spice Route is an architectural marvel that offers a unique dining experience in a distinctively beautiful setting.

The Restaurant, that took seven years in the making, is completely hand painted with vegetable and flower dyes by mural painters brought in especially from a temple in Guruvayur in Kerala with a tradition dating back to years. In The Spice Route, Shipra explores different regions and different cuisines, bringing some old favourites and some new discoveries — but all packed with loads of flavour.

It was her innovativeness that blew away the MasterChef judges, and it is what she brings to the recipes in the book as : Shipra Khanna. The Spice Route is one of historys greatest anomalies: shrouded in mystery, it existed long before anyone knew of its extent or configuration.

Spices came from lands unseen, possibly uninhabitable. The book documents how various food items that are currently an integral part of our lifestyle made their way to the shores of Kerala along the spice route centuries ago.

It narrates how the. Book Description John Murray, London, Condition: Very Good. Larger 8vo pp. xv "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/5().The Spice Route is a cornerstone in the Manassas community and has been recognized for its outstanding Indian cuisine, excellent service, and friendly staff.

Our Indian restaurant is known for its modern interpretation of classic dishes and its insistence on only using high-quality fresh ingredients.The Spice Route is one of history s greatest anomalies: shrouded in mystery, it existed long before anyone knew of its extent or configuration.

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 /5(5).