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Wars have been fought over salt and, while salt taxes secured empires across Europe and Asia, they have also inspired revolution - Gandhi's salt march in 1930 began the overthrow of British rule in India.
Print Book, English, 2003
Vintage, London, 2003
320 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, maps, portrait ; 20 cm
9780099281993, 0099281996
Originally published: London: Jonathan Cape, 2002