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The Resource How Carrots Won the Trojan War

How Carrots Won the Trojan War

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How Carrots Won the Trojan War
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How Carrots Won the Trojan War
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Discover why Roman gladiators were massaged with onion juice before battle, how celery contributed to Casanova's conquests, how peas almost poisoned General Washington, and why some seventeenth-century turnips were considered degenerate. Rebecca Rupp tells the strange and fascinating history of 23 of the world's most popular vegetables. Gardeners, foodies, history buffs, and anyone who wants to know the secret stories concealed in a salad are sure to enjoy this delightful and informative collection
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Rupp, Rebecca
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dictionaries
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  • Gardening
  • Nonfiction
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How Carrots Won the Trojan War
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OVERDRIVE:2ff1bf4f-3a45-4045-8e6f-5fe47115a906
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4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
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electronic
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True
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9781603427869
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optical disk
Label
How Carrots Won the Trojan War
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:2ff1bf4f-3a45-4045-8e6f-5fe47115a906
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781603427869
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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