Mark Kurlansky is the New York Times bestselling and James A. Beard Award-winning author of Cod: A Biography of the Fish That Changed the World; Salt: A World History; 1968: The Year that Rocked the World; as well as Boogaloo on 2nd Avenue and several other books. He has written articles for the New York Times Magazine, Harper's, the International herald Tribune and Partisan Review. He joins The Guys to discuss his new and highly acclaimed book The Big Oyster: History of the Half Shell.
Great Places in New York for Oysters:
97 Sullivan St
New York, NY 10012-3663
Grand Central Oyster Bar & Restaurant
89 E 42nd St
New York, NY 10017-5503
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Podcast Date: 5/22/2006