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a book review:Chocolate Wars
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This is a well written and well researched look at chocolate and the Quaker business tradition that any food or history buff will enjoy. Her own background as a historian and TV documentary maker means that this book communicates in an episodic and visual style, making what risks being a dull subject gripping as it flips back and forth around the world documenting parallel events in the emergence of the chocolate industry.
Though Cadbury begins with teasingly enviable childhood recollections A vibrant history. Her many faceted account takes in technology, distribution, and industrial espionage, advertising and packaging, labor relations and model housing for workers, the role of the firm and its owners in wartime and international expansion. Deborah Cadbury is a writer, award-winning documentary producer for the BBC, the author of seven books, and a relative of the famous Quaker family that gave their name to one of the world's most famous brands of chocolate.
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If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? With a cast of characters that wouldn't be out of place in a Victorian novel, Chocolate Wars tells the story of the great chocolatier dynasties, through the prism of the Cadburys.
Chocolate was consumed unrefined and unprocessed as a rather bitter, fatty drink for the wealthy elite until the late 19th century, when the Swiss discovered a way to blend it with milk and unleashed a product that would conquer every market in the world. Read more Read less. Save Extra with 4 offers. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Deborah Cadbury. Robert Cormier. Customers who bought this item also bought. Hershey: Milton S.
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