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Schott`S Food and Drink Miscellany

Ben Schott

The author of last year's Christmas bestseller, "Schott's Original Miscellany", returns with this complete reference for all things culinary. Expect the familiar mix of trivial, bizarre and pointless facts, and, as a result, the same widespread appeal to... (read more)

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The Encyclopedia Of Italian Cooking (Cucina Italiana)


All the essential techniques, profusely illustrated with step-by-step photographs. How do you recognize a San Marzano tomato? How do you shape tortellini? How do you cut scallopine? Everyone loves Italian food, but the ingredients and techniques can be... (read more)

Historical Food and Cooking
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The Early American Table: Food and Society in the New World

Trudy Eden

An exploration in the history of biopolitics, The Early American Table offers a unique study of the ways in which English colonists in North America incorporated the “you are what you eat” philosophy into their conception of themselves and... (read more)

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Smoke: Cigars, Cigarettes, Pipes, and Other Combustibles

Kathleen Kuntz

This lavishly illustrated book provides an in-depth look at smoking tobacco. A rich historical background is complemented by vintage and modern advertisements, and a complete assortment of cigars, cigarettes, and fantastic accouterments.... (read more)

Table Setting
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Managefirst: Principles of Food and Beverage Management with Answer Sheet

National Restaurant Association (cor)

This text focuses on PRINCIPLES OF FOOD AND BEVERAGE MANAGEMENT topics. It includes essential content plus learning activities, case studies, professional profiles, research topics and more that support course objectives.   The text and exam... (read more)

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