Food of the Gods

Food of the Gods : The Search for the Original Tree of Knowledge : a Radical History of Plants, Drugs, and Human Evolution

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An exploration of humans' symbiotic relationships with plants and chemicals presents information on prehistoric partnership societies, the roles of spices and spirits in the rise of dominator societies; and the politics of tobacco, tea, coffee, opium, and alcohol. 17,500 first printing.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 311 pages
  • 154.94 x 231.14 x 33.02mm | 680.39g
  • Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group Inc
  • Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing Group
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 0553078682
  • 9780553078688

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