Ten Tomatoes that Changed the World: A History by William Alexander

Ten Tomatoes that Changed the World: A History

William Alexander

320 pages first pub 2022 (editions)

nonfiction food and drink history funny informative medium-paced


New York Times bestselling author William Alexander takes readers on the surprisingly twisty journey of the beloved tomato in this fascinating and erudite microhistory.The tomato gets no respect. Never has. Lost in the dustbin of history for centu...

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