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    DescriptionToday more than 22 million jars of Vegemite are sold each year, but when the salty black paste was first produced in 1923 the public wasn't interested. In fact, it took another fifteen years and a world war before we embraced it. The Man Who Invented Vegemite spans the Gold Rush, the Depression and two world wars and it opens a fascinating window both on the evolution of modern Australia and the quiet achievements, and tragedies, of one man. Jamie Callister sets out to learn more about the grandfather he never met and, along the way, discovers that extraordinary things can happen to (almost) ordinary people.


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    Title
    The Man Who Invented Vegemite
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Jamie Callister
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 224
    Width: 129 mm
    Height: 198 mm
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781743360446
    ISBN 10: 1743360444
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 21600
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: BIO
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T4.0
    BIC subject category V2: BG
    LC classification: CT
    B&T General Subject: 170
    Libri: I-HP
    Abridged Dewey: 920
    BISAC V2.8: HIS037000
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    BIC subject category V2: KNDF
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET026
    Ingram Theme: CULT/AUSTRL
    DC21: 540.92
    BISAC V2.8: BIO002000, SCI013000, BIO000000
    DC22: 540.92
    BISAC V2.8: HIS004000
    Ingram Theme: INDS/AUSSTD
    Thema V1.0: PN, NHB, DNB, JBSL, NHM
    Publisher
    MURDOCH BOOKS
    Imprint name
    PIER 9
    Publication date
    01 June 2014
    Publication City/Country
    Millers Point
    Author Information
    Jamie Callister is the grandson of Cyril Callister, the man who invented Vegemite. He has worked in television and media, as well as building and construction.