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The Resource The food of a younger land : a portrait of American food : before the national highway system, before chain restaurants, and before frozen food, when the nation's food was seasonal, regional, and traditional : from the lost WPA files, edited and illustrated by Mark Kurlansky

The food of a younger land : a portrait of American food : before the national highway system, before chain restaurants, and before frozen food, when the nation's food was seasonal, regional, and traditional : from the lost WPA files, edited and illustrated by Mark Kurlansky

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The food of a younger land : a portrait of American food : before the national highway system, before chain restaurants, and before frozen food, when the nation's food was seasonal, regional, and traditional : from the lost WPA files
Title
The food of a younger land
Title remainder
a portrait of American food : before the national highway system, before chain restaurants, and before frozen food, when the nation's food was seasonal, regional, and traditional : from the lost WPA files
Statement of responsibility
edited and illustrated by Mark Kurlansky
Title variation
food of a younger land
Title variation remainder
a portrait of American food : before the national highway system, before chain restaurants, and before frozen food, when the nations food was seasonal, regional, and traditional : from the lost WPA files
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Using long-forgotten WPA files archived in the Library of Congress, bestselling author Mark Kurlansky paints a detailed picture of Depression Era Americans through the food that they ate and the local traditions and customs they observed when planning and preparing meals
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
305023
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
394.1/20973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TX715
LC item number
.F685 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Kurlansky, Mark
  • United States
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True
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  • Cookery, American
  • Food habits
  • Cookery, American
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a portrait of American food : before the national highway system, before chain restaurants, and before frozen food, when the nation's food was seasonal, regional, and traditional : from the lost WPA files
Label
The food of a younger land : a portrait of American food : before the national highway system, before chain restaurants, and before frozen food, when the nation's food was seasonal, regional, and traditional : from the lost WPA files, edited and illustrated by Mark Kurlansky
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 386-387) and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 397 p.
Isbn
9781594488658
Lccn
2009008100
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)262428487
Label
The food of a younger land : a portrait of American food : before the national highway system, before chain restaurants, and before frozen food, when the nation's food was seasonal, regional, and traditional : from the lost WPA files, edited and illustrated by Mark Kurlansky
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 386-387) and index
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xviii, 397 p.
Isbn
9781594488658
Lccn
2009008100
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)262428487

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