From ancient Greek lore to vampire movies and modern medicine, what other herb invokes such strong feelings in people as allium sativum— better known as garlic? Most People know garlic can season food and may even protect from evil spirits but they may not know it can cure colds, attract lovers, and sweeten luck— until now. A Miscellany of Garlicrevealshundreds of aromatic facts, trivia, and quick-to-table recipes, A Miscellany of Garlicis an homage to the savory herb no garlic lover can resist. Written by Trina Clickner. Hardback, 214 pages.