This $625 Book About Bread Actually Looks Awesome

This $625 Book About Bread Actually Looks Awesome

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Nathan Myhrvold and Francisco Migoya’s Modernist Bread is over 2,000 pages, costs $625, and is about bread. By the end of this article, you will want to buy it.   Myhrvold is the former chief technology officer of Microsoft, and also happens to be obsessed with bread. This includes, but is not limited to, the history of bread-making, the science of bread-making, the smell of bread, the taste of bread, and the general craft behind bread.   This guy. This is Myhrvold. / Photo by Ruth Fremson Via the New York Times   Myhrvold loves bread so much that he recruited …