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Cod : a biography of the fish that changed the world

Author: Mark Kurlansky; Richard M Davidson
Publisher: [Beverly Hills, Calif.] : Phoenix Books, 2006.
Edition/Format:   eAudiobook : MP3 : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The innocuous cod has been the subject of international wars, national diets, economies, livelihoods, and health in general. Mark Kurlansky approaches the cod with his love of food and food culture, and leaps into history, folklore, and even recipes dating to the fourteenth century and forward. This famous fish spurred interest in the development of North America, and caused a whole nation of people to jump into  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
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Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)57687491
Material Type: Document, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Kurlansky; Richard M Davidson
OCLC Number: 123129691
Notes: Downloadable audio file; available in WMA or MP3 format.
Title from: Title details screen.
Unabridged.
Duration: 7:38:48.
Performer(s): Read by Richard M. Davidson.
Details: Requires OverDrive Media Console (WMA file size: 109927 KB; MP3 file size: 215485 KB).; Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Responsibility: Mark Kurlansky.

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The innocuous cod has been the subject of international wars, national diets, economies, livelihoods, and health in general. Mark Kurlansky approaches the cod with his love of food and food culture, and leaps into history, folklore, and even recipes dating to the fourteenth century and forward. This famous fish spurred interest in the development of North America, and caused a whole nation of people to jump into fishing and ocean exploration. Including world origins, and this audiobook also contains recipes and uses of all kinds for cod.

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