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The Lost Arts of Hearth and Home: The Happy Luddite's Guide to Self-Sufficiency

Ken Albala

The Lost Arts of Hearth and Home is not about extreme, off-the-grid living. It’s for city and suburban dwellers with day jobs: people who love to cook, love fresh natural ingredients, and old techniques for preservation; people who like doing... (read more)

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Baking Illustrated: The Practical Kitchen Companion for the Home Baker

Cook's Illustrated

Have you ever devoted a Sunday afternoon to baking bread only to turn out loaves that are misshapen and dense? Or struggled over pie crust, ending up with a dry and crumbly dough that was impossible to roll out? We have. And that?s why we?ve tested and... (read more)

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Dishes: 623 Colorful, Wonderful Dinner Plates

Shax Riegler

Dishes is the dish obsessive's dream come true--a definitive guide to the colorful, wonderful dinner plate, with hundreds of patterns organized thematically and annotated with historical details and charming anecdotes that span centuries and continents... (read more)

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