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Nathaniel's Nutmeg by Giles Milton

Nathaniel's Nutmeg

Giles Milton

Another one of those peculiar histories which has you asking, 'why would anybody bother to write a book about something so ordinary?' Reading this will answer that question, revealing that the humble nutmeg is anything but! One of the most prized commodities of Renaissance Europe and the cause of one of the bitterest conflicts of the 17th century, the story of the nutmeg will have you captivated and treating your spices with a little more respect.

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