Food: The Gift of Osiris, Volume 1

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Academic Press, 1977 - Health & Fitness - 877 pages
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Illustrated history of the history of nutrition in ancient Egypt.

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Contents

The Nutritional State of the Ancient
51
Chapter
3
Beef
85
Egyptian cattle industry
93
Religious patterns and their impact on the consumption
120
Butcher shops slaughtering and butchery
146
Cattle and medicine
156
Notes
169
Family Phasionidae
297
Fish
337
Reptiles Shellfish Molluscs
405
Sweetening Agents
425
Salt
443
Index of Popular Sayings I
i
Contents of Volume 2
171
Grains
429

Ovines Wild
211
Wild species
228
Canidae
239
Fowl and Eggs
265
Bread
444
Vegetables and Legumes
viii
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