The story behind salt
|Format:||Print Book 2009|
|Availability:||Available at 2 Libraries 2 of 2 copies|
Why is the sea salty? Why is it so easy to float in the Dead Sea? Why do people put salt on icy roads? To uncover the hidden facts behind everyday things, explore the secrets of True Stories. True Stories reveals the surprising truth about a range of subjects. Discover everything you could wish to know, and some things you'll wish you didn't, about a huge range of topics!
ContentsSalt from the Earth
What is salt?
Salt and the human body
Salt throughout history
The future of salt .
|Series||True stories (Heinemann Library (Firm))|
|Publisher|| Chicago, Ill. :Heinemann Library,2009
32 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), map ; 26 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.