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Words to eat by

five foods and the culinary history of the English language

1st ed.

Published by St. Martin's Press in New York .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Pig-pickin's, prunes, and Häagen-Dazs : "What's in a name"
Fruit and apples : "Dare to say what you call apple"
Leeks : weeds or vegetables? : "If you can't beat 'em, eat 'em"
Milk and dairy : "Stone Age Brits got milk"
Meat : "Forty pounds of meat
or no less than sixty"
Bread : "Give us this day our daily bread"
The return of the native, pr, "Who killed Gourmet magazine?"
Notable events in the history of English food words.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
422
Library of Congress
PE1574 .L57 2011

The Physical Object

Pagination
291 p. :
Number of pages
291

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25004401M
Internet Archive
wordstoeatbyfive0000lipk
ISBN 10
0312662181
ISBN 13
9780312662189
LC Control Number
2011006361
OCLC/WorldCat
682894422
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