Salt, NaCl, is an ionic compound made of sodium and chloride ions which has
been exceptionally important to humans for thousands of years, because all life ...
Salt was in general use long before history was recorded An important element of
life, we explain the history of salt in economics, religion, warfare and the US.
Mar 15, 1982 ... Salt comes from dead, dried-up seas or living ones. It can bubble to the surface
as brine or crop out in the form of salt licks and shallow caverns.
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The fact that they flow from the body means that humans constantly lose salt. ....
Sources: Mark Kurlansky, Salt: A World History (2003); Erik Gilbert and Jonathan
Salt has a history billions of years in the making that only grows richer as
generations of humans continue to learn about and appreciate its endless merits.
History of Salt - The history of salt shows the importance of salt in the
development of human civilization. Learn more about salt and the history of salt.
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Jan 13, 2014 ... In the wild, herbivores seek out salt licks. When humans ate primarily wild game,
we ingested sufficient salt to meet our dietary needs; however, ...