In the early nineteenth century the major English chocolate firms—Fry, Rowntree, and Cadbury—were all Quaker family enterprises that aimed to do well by doing good. The English chocolatiers introduced the world's first chocolate bar and ever fancier chocolate temptations—while also writing groundbreaking papers on poverty, publishing authoritative studies of the Bible, and campaigning against human rights abuses. Chocolate was always a global bus...
By Deborah Cadbury
Paperback: 384 pages
Publisher: PublicAffairs; Reprint edition (October 25, 2011)
Product Dimensions: 5.6 x 1.1 x 8.6 inches
Amazon Rank: 238379
Format: PDF ePub TXT book
This is the fascinating story of the Quaker families behind the great British confectionary brands, Rowntree, Fry, and, of course, Cadbury, whose legacy is not just famous chocolate brands, but the model garden villages of Bournville and New Earswick