Much Depends on Dinner: The Extraordinary History and Mythology, Allure and Obsessions, Perils and Taboos of an Ordinary Meal

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Penguin, 1989 - Agriculture - 351 pages
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Review: Much Depends on Dinner: The Extraordinary History and Mythology, Allure and Obsessions, Perils and Taboos of an Ordinary Meal

User Review  - Tom - Goodreads

This book was an interesting journey through a meal focusing on the foods corn, butter, salt, chicken, rice, lettuce, olives, lemons, and ice cream. It delves into issues of domestication, culture ... Read full review

Review: Much Depends on Dinner: The Extraordinary History and Mythology, Allure and Obsessions, Perils and Taboos of an Ordinary Meal

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Contents

What Shall We Have for Dinner?
11
Our Mother Our Life
22
The Edible Rock
56
Copyright

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About the author (1989)

Margaret Visser is the author of three previous books: "Much Depends on Dinner", "Rituals of Dinner", & "The Way We Are". She lives in Barcelona.

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