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Author Hopkins, Kate.

Title Sweet tooth : the bittersweet history of candy / Kate Hopkins.

Edition First edition.
Publication Info. New York : St. Martin's Press, 2012.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  641.853 HOP    AVAILABLE
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Description vi, 312 pages ; 22 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [285]-292) and index.
Contents The innocence of candy -- On towards-- Italy? -- Land of Torrones -- The spice trade -- The merchant city -- The age of exploration -- The city that Columbus left behind -- From Portugal to Great Britain -- Of cookbooks and housewives -- Land of black licorice -- The British get sugar -- London: city of candy -- --And along comes chocolate -- A death in the family -- The rock of Gibralter -- Olde time candy -- The chocolate kingdom -- Candy day -- What is "good" candy?
Subject Candy -- History.
Candy industry -- History.
ISBN 9780312668105 (hbk.)
0312668104 (hbk.)
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