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Known as hardtack, such biscuits were prized for their long shelf lives, making them a vital source of sustenance for sailors far from shore.
People used to rely on food that could last, like pemmican and hardtack, Spam and Twinkies.
Tourists can taste hardtack, the dry bread soldiers ate during the war.
Among its lively illustrations is an old ad featuring a wooden box in the Statue of Liberty’s hand, raining what look like matzos but are actually the hardtack that fed our armies in numerous wars.
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