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It is really informative, fun and tied well with the history lessons they had in school.

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  • Our engine has discovered that over 90% high quality reviews are present.
  • This product had a total of 1,429 reviews as of our last analysis date on Oct 26 2020.
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Great read and extremely interesting!!

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Good pace for a history book. Flowed much like a novel. Solid bibliography. Ending was a bit abrupt, but overall it was a nice read.

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    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    It is structured chronologically, and so starts from ancient egypt and china and comes to the modern day.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    This a good attempt at covering the history of the subject.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Salt may well have been the first commodity ever traded by man and much wealth has accrued to those who could produce or move it efficiently, not to mention the state that taxed it.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Given the vastness of the scope of this topic and its effect on civilization, it seems strange that at least some overview of this material is not taught in public schools.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Am glad i read it, but am taking off one star due some flaws:1.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    The arrangement of the book seemed odd, and reading the annoying cutesy chapter titles did not give you any clue as to what to expect next or give an overview of how it was arranged2.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    This book is very northern hemisphere, so be told.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    Salt as a factor in political, military and commercial debates don't enter our thinking anymore.

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