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Symbolism, Setting, and Objects from Salt: A World History

Mark Kurlansky
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Object Descriptions

This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.


Acid - A chemical compound with a ph greater than 7.

Base - This is a chemical compound with a ph less than 7.

Kibbutz - This is a collective farm in Israel. The ideal of collective farming was popularized by Theodore Herzl and became a reality once the state of Israel was founded.

Soy - This is a legume that has become a dietary staple in China.

Natron - Called poor man's salt it was often used by the poor when table salt was not available.

Ostia - This was the most...

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