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To Serve Man: A Cookbook for People
To Serve Man: A Cookbook for People
by Karl Wurf
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Some argue that cowboy meat is too tough to be served any other way, especially since the spices tend to kill the taste of whatever the donor may have been smoking, drinking, or chewing. Others discount this argument, but agree that Chili is a practical,... (read more)

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The Original Road Kill Cookbook (Roadkill)
The Original Road Kill Cookbook (Roadkill)
by B R Peterson
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Lydia Lunch: The Need to Feed
Lydia Lunch: The Need to Feed
by Lydia Lunch
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Underground legend Lydia Lunch presents witty and provocative recipes for feeding your friends and lovers nourishing, deeply satisfying food while maintaining a hedonistic downtown lifestyle. Lydia Lunch earned her name from cooking up banquet feasts out... (read more)

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Food To Die For
Food To Die For
by Patricia Daniels Cornwell
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The millions of fans who read Patricia Cornwell's bestsellers know that her popular character, Kay Scarpetta, loves to unwind in the kitchen. Book after book finds her tapping into her Italian heritage to create delicious meals for herself and her... (read more)

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In Search of the Lost Taste
In Search of the Lost Taste
by Joshua Ploeg
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Joshua Ploeg was once the singer for such bands as Lords of Lightspeed, Behead the Prophet, and the Mulkiteo Faeries. Limpwrist even wrote a tribute song to him as a gay punk pioneer ("Ode"). Now he is a touring vegan chef employing the same skills and... (read more)

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Manifold Destiny: The One! the Only! Guide to Cooking on Your Car Engine!
Manifold Destiny: The One! the Only! Guide to Cooking on Your Car Engine!
by Chris Maynard
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Giving new meaning to the term "fast food" Rest-stop grade F meat patty? Nah. Nuggets of reconstituted poultry bits? Pass. Deep-fried fish discus? No, really, thanks all the same. It's time to bid farewell to the roadside meal as you know it. Nearly... (read more)

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Milk Eggs Vodka: Lost Grocery Lists of America
Milk Eggs Vodka: Lost Grocery Lists of America
by Bill Keaggy
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Cabich, bird fude, nodiles, buttmilk, dog yogurt, bannes, hare sope, cream of salary soup. What do these things have in common? They're all items from real grocery lists. Whose lists? Who knows. The lists were found discarded in shopping carts, dropped... (read more)

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Acquired Tastes: On the Trail of the World's Most Sought-After Delicacies
Acquired Tastes: On the Trail of the World's Most Sought-After Delicacies
by Massimo Francesco Marcone
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This follow-up to In Bad Taste goes where no other book has gone before. Dr. Marcone journeys into remote regions in search of shark-fin soup, ant eggs, scorpions, fried grasshoppers, seal-flipper pie, and other amazing things human beings are willing to... (read more)

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1,001 Foods to Die for
1,001 Foods to Die for
by Madison Books
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An essential list for food lovers, this culinary catalogue features luscious photographs and descriptions of must-eat foods from soup to nuts--from all over the world.... (read more)

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A la Cart: The Secret Lives of Grocery Shoppers
A la Cart: The Secret Lives of Grocery Shoppers
by Hillary Carlip
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Hillary Carlip takes her collection of abandoned grocery lists and personifies their authors as she imagines them. Complete with hilarious photographs (reminiscent of Cindy Sherman) and profiles of each shopper, A la Cart cracked me up like that one egg... (read more)

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Bite Me: A Stomach-Satisfying, Visually Gratifying, Fresh-Mouthed Cookbook
Bite Me: A Stomach-Satisfying, Visually Gratifying, Fresh-Mouthed Cookbook
by Julie Albert
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There's not a single thorny artichoke, scrawny quail, or roasted chestnut to be peeled in this book. What you will find in BITE ME are 175 dependably delicious recipes created for the urban and suburban, the aspiring and well-seasoned home cook. You won... (read more)

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Jello a Biography
Jello a Biography
by Carolyn Wyman
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The author of SPAM: A Biography is back again-This time with the definitive biography of an even bigger edible American icon: JELL-0! Who didn't grow up on JELL-O gelatin? Hospitals dished it out after your tonsils were removed and Mom always had a box... (read more)

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Memories of Childhood: Old-Fashioned Rhymes, Poems, Lullabies, & Thoughts to Share with Children
Memories of Childhood: Old-Fashioned Rhymes, Poems, Lullabies, & Thoughts to Share with Children
by Barbara Mil Ohrbach
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Author of A Token of Friendship and The Scented Room. A lovely gift book filled with antique prints and engravings, and traditional, beloved poems, songs, rhymes, and recipes for children. More than 50 full-color illustrations.... (read more)

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Bake it like a man
Bake it like a man
by David Bowers
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Real men aren't interested in low-fat recipes and quick-and-easy meals. They never make jam or hors d'oeuvres, and especially not angel food cake. According to author David Bowers, cooking for the real man is an adventure. Making cheese at home and... (read more)

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Old Time Brand Name Cookbook
Old Time Brand Name Cookbook
by Bunny Crumpacker
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This delightful, nostalgia-rich collection harkens back to an era when families ate their meals together and homey comfort food reigned.... (read more)

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My Prairie Cookbook: Memories and Frontier Food from My Little House to Yours
My Prairie Cookbook: Memories and Frontier Food from My Little House to Yours
by Melissa Gilbert
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The Drunken Cookbook
The Drunken Cookbook
by Milton Crawford
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Cooking with the Dead
Cooking with the Dead
by Elizabeth Zipern
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Gastroanomalies: Questionable Culinary Creations from the Golden Age of American Cookery
Gastroanomalies: Questionable Culinary Creations from the Golden Age of American Cookery
by James Lileks
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All Cooked Up: Recipes and Memories From Elvis' Friends and Family
All Cooked Up: Recipes and Memories From Elvis' Friends and Family
by Donna Presley Early
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