“He who controls the spice controls the universe.”
― Frank Herbert, Dune
Spices have a history which is as long as human civilization. Since ages, they have been a source of exploration and commodity trade. During the ancient and medieval times, spices were the most traded items and played a commendable role throughout the human history. They were rare and precious, used for a variety of purposes like medicinal, perfumery or for flavoring, etc.
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