Descarga gratuita de libros de audio del Reino Unido. Dates: A Global History 9781861897961 (Spanish Edition)

Dates: A Global History

Dates: A Global History

by Nawal Nasrallah

Editorial: Reaktion Books, Limited
ISBN: 9781861897961
Número de páginas: 176
Formatos: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
Tamaño de archivo: 5 Mb
Fecha de publicación: 2020-05-27


In Dates, Nawal Nasrallah draws on her experience of growing up in the lands of ancient Mesopotamia, where the date palm was first cultivated, to explore the history behind the fruit. Dates have an important role in their arid homeland of the Middle East, where they are a dietary staple and can be consumed fresh or dried, as a snack or a dessert, and are even thought to have aphrodisiac qualities. In this history, Nasrallah describes the central ...