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The World on a Plate

Author : Joel Denker
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A food and travel writer draws on a series of interviews with ethnic food merchants, including importers, restaurateurs, grocers, vendors, and manufacturers, to explore the diverse ways in which immigrants from every corner of the world have transformed and shaped American culinary traditions. Reprint.

The Intellectual Observer Review of Natural History Microscopic Research and Recreative Science

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The Natural History of the Ordinary Cetacea Or Whales with Memoir of Lac p de

Author : Robert Hamilton (M.D., F.R.S.E.)
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A History of Food

Author : Maguelonne Toussaint-Samat
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The story of cuisine and the social history of eating is afascinating one, and Maguelonne Toussaint-Samat covers all itsaspects in this classic history. New expanded edition of a classic book, originally published togreat critical acclaim from Raymond Blanc, The New YorkTimes, The Sunday Telegraph, The Independent andmore Tells the story of man’s relationship with food fromearliest times to the present day Includes a new foreword by acclaimed food writer Betty Fussell,a preface by the author, updated bibliography, and a new chapterbringing the story up to date New edition in jacketed hardback, with c.70 illustrations and anew glossy color plate section "Indispensable, and an endlessly fascinating book. The view isstaggering. Not a book to digest at one or several sittings. Savorit instead, one small slice at a time, accompanied by a very finewine." –New York Times "This book is not only impressive for the knowledge it provides,it is unique in its integration of historical anecdotes and factualdata. It is a marvellous reference to a great many topics." –Raymond Blanc "Quirky, encyclopaedic, and hugely entertaining. Adelight." –Sunday Telegraph "It's the best book when you are looking for very clear butinteresting stories. Everything is cross-referenced to anextraordinary degree, which is great because the information givenis so complex and interweaving." –The Independent "A History of Food is a monumental work, a prodigiousfeat of careful scholarship, patient research and attention todetail. Full of astonishing but insufficiently known facts." –Times Higher Education Supplement

The Telephone its history construction principles and uses with definite instructions on the making of Telephones and to which is added a chapter on the Phonograph

Author : S. Garner
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The Natural History of British Insects

Author : Edward Donovan
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The history of the public revenue of the British empire

Author : sir John Sinclair (1st bart.)
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The Natural History of British Insects Explaining Them in Their Several States with the Periods of Their Transformations Their Food Oeconomy c Together with the History of Such Minute Insects as Require Investigation by the Microscope The Whole Illustrated by Coloured Figures Designed and Executed from Living Specimens By E Donovan Vol 1 16

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The Rephaim and their connection with Egyptian history

Author : Marie Françoise C.D. Corbaux
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The History of Our Customs Aids Subsidies National Debts and Taxes from William the Conqueror to the Present Year MDCCLXXiii

Author : Timothy Cunningham
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The Natural History of British Fishes

Author : Edward Donovan
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History of the Italian Agricultural Landscape

Author : Emilio Sereni
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From his perspective in the Italian tradition of cultural Marxism, Sereni guides the reader through the millennial changes that have affected the agriculture and ecology of the regions of Italy, as well as through the successes and failures of farmers and technicians in antiquity, the middle ages, the Renaissance, and the Industrial Revolution.

A political and satirical history of the years 1756 and 1757 75 prints

Author : Political and satirical history
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The Natural History of British Shells

Author : Edward Donovan
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The History of Mexico

Author : Francesco Saverio Clavigero
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Proposals for a Temple of Fame containing the History and Portraits of celebrated men from the age of Richard the third to the conclusion of the present century

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British Economic History 1870 1914

Author : William Henry Bassano Court
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The Parliamentary History of England from the Earliest Period to the Year 1803

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Includes information from the Norman conquest through the 1st session of the 2d Parliament.

The Parliamentary History of England from the Earliest Period to the Year 1803

Author : William Cobbett
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The Parliamentary Register Or History of the Proceedings and Debates of the House of Commons and House of Lords Containing an Account of the Most Interesting Speeches and Motions

Author : Great Britain. Parliament
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