Cod: A Biography of the Fish that
Changed the World
Wars have been fought over it, revolutions have been spurred by it, national
diets have been founded on it and economies and livelihoods have depended on it.
To those it has sustained, the codfish is a treasure more precious than gold.
Spanning a thousand years and four continents, Cod reveals the remarkable legacy
of this extraordinary fish. Cod also includes 20 recipes; photos; engravings and
maps. Hardcover, 304 pages, Published 1997, ISBN 0802713262.