'History on the Half Shell' in 'Big Oyster'

The Big Oyster: History on the Half Shell

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Author Mark Kurlansky wrote Cod and Salt. Now he moves on to the tasty bi-valve with The Big Oyster. He explores a time in New York history when oyster was king. He debunks some oyster myths for Liane Hansen.

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History on the Half Shell

by Mark Kurlansky

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