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101 SPEAR, RUTH. What Can I Do With My Microwave? It's Not Just For Cooking Anymore: 270 Amazing Tips And Ideas That Show You How To Make The Most Of Your Miracle Appliance.
Dell Publishing Company, New York: 1988. A Dell Trade Paperback. s Softcover. Good condition. 
Organized from A to Z, here are clever ideas and helpful hints that let you handle everything from almonds to zucchini . . . information on how to reheat a cup of coffee or create a culinary masterpiece . . . tips that get you out of the kitchen in no time flat! Includes an Index. 
Price: 4.23 USD
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102 STAFF OF BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS. Eat & Stay Slim.
Meredith Corporation, Des Moines: 1979. 0696004429 / 9780696004421 h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 4.28 USD
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103 STERN, JANE; STERN, MICHAEL. Square Meals.
Alfred A. Knopf, New York: 1984. 0394531124 / 9780394531120 Second Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. There is a tear on the Spine. 
Lovingly rediscovers the all-American(pre French invasion) food of our youth. Includes an Index. 
Price: 42.51 USD
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104 TANNAHILL, REAY. Food In History.
Stein and Day, New York: 1973. 0812814371 / 9780812814378 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Draws on findings of archaeology, anthropology, biology, economics and many other disciplines to examine not only the influences that have shaped man's diet, but how the pursuit of more and better food directs, often decisively, the course of history. Includes an Index. 
Price: 5.46 USD
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105 TATCHELL, JUDY; WELLS, DILYS; DAVIES, NERISSA ( DESIGNED BY). Food Fitness And Health: Part One You And Your Food.
EDC Publishing, Tulsa, OK: 1986. 0746000790 / 9780746000793 s Softcover. Fair condition. 
A simple but comprehensive introduction to nutrition describes what different foods do for you and what makes up a healthy diet. Includes an Index. 
Price: 17.58 USD
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106 TENNAHILL, REAY. Food In History.
Stein and Day, New York: 1973. 0812814371 / 9780812814378 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. Dustjacket has teeny tiny tears in it. 
Draws on findings of archaeology, anthropology, biology, economics and many other disciplines to examine not only the influences that have shaped man's diet, but how the pursuit of more and better food directs, often decisively, the course of history. Includes an Index. 
Price: 6.41 USD
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107 TENNYSON, JEFFREY. Hamburger Heaven: The Illustrated History Of The Hamburger.
Hyperion, New York: 1993. 1562829823 / 9781562829827 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 61.28 USD
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108 THE STAFF OF OXMOOR HOUSE. Southern Living: 1983 Annual Recipes.
Oxmoor House Inc., Birmingham: 1983. 0848705483 / 9780848705480 h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 5.70 USD
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109 THOMPSON, VANCE. Eat And Grow Thin: The Mahdah Menus.
E. P. Dutton and Co., New York: 1926. Second Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition considering its age. 

Price: 11.40 USD
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110 TIFFANY, CAROL (COMPILED & EDITED BY). Everywoman's Diet Handbook.
Nelson Doubleday, Inc., Garden City: 1980. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Very good condition. 
In this easy-to-use handbook, you'll find all the facts at your fingertips on how to Eat Slim/Keep Trim, Count your Calories/Count your Carbohydrates (or Fats or Proteins or Vitamins), and Chart your way to Total Nutrition. Also supplies a host of low-calorie recipes. 
Price: 3.75 USD
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111 TRAGER, JAMES. The Big, Fertile, Rumbling, Cast-iron, Growing, Aching, Unbuttoned Bellybook.
Grossman Publishers, New York: 1972. 0670156752 / 9780670156757 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Reading copy with chips and tears to DJ. 
The Bellybook serves up responsible, up to date information in palatable helpings. Includes an Index. 
Price: 18.53 USD
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112 TRASSLER, DONALD K.; EVERS, CLIFFORD F. The Freezing Preservation Of Foods.
The Avi Publishing Company, Inc., Connecticut: 1957. Third Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Fair condition. Cover has slight chips and scratches. 
Technological description of the commercial production of frozen fresh foods. Includes an Index. 
Price: 28.26 USD
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113 TUDGE, COLIN. The Famine Business.
St. Martin's Press, New York: 1977. 031228148X / 9780312281489 h Hardcover with dustjacket. Fair condition. 
Examines and ultimately rejects the disastrous food policies of the present day---policies that are based on fallacious economical and nutritional theories, and that simply encourage the over-industrialization of agriculture, inequitable and wasteful trade practrices, and widespread misconceptions. Includes an Index. 
Price: 23.75 USD
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114 URVATER, MICHELLE; ROBINSON, TIM (ILLUSTRATIONS). Monday To Friday Chicken.
Workman Publication, New York: 1998. 0761113185 / 9780761113188 First Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 

Price: 16.15 USD
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115 VERANO, PAULO NASCIMENTO & RENATE BAUER ( EDITORS) A History Of Milk.
Premio Editorial Ltda, Sao Paulo, Brazil: 1997. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. A CD-ROM is also included. 
This book describes the history of milk from its source to your dinner table. The chapters include: The beginning of life; The dairy industry in Brazil; Milk-processing technology; The future of milk; Selected bibliography. Also includes a Vigor Group Presentation CD-ROM. 
Price: 55.58 USD
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116 VISSER, MARGARET. Much Depends On Dinner: The Extraordinary History And Mythology, Allure, And Obsessions, Perils And Taboos Of An Ordinary Meal.
Collier Books, New York: 1988. 0020088515 / 9780020088516 s Softcover. Very good condition. 

Price: 9.03 USD
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117 WARNOCK, JOHN W. The Politics Of Hunger: The Global Food System.
Methuen, Toronto: 1987. 0458806307 / 9780458806300 s Softcover. Good condition. 

Price: 15.44 USD
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118 WELLFORD, HARRISON. Sowing The Wind: A Report From Ralph Nader's Center For Study Of Responsive Law On Food Safety And The Chemical Harvest.
Grossman Publishers, New York: 1972. 0670659452 / 9780670659456 h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Fair condition. Remainder mark on bottom edge. Stains on the edges. 
Describes various aspects of food safety starting with additives to certain foods and ending with enforcements of those laws that keep the foods we eat safe. Includes an Index. 
Price: 27.55 USD
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119 WEST, BESSIE BROOKS; WOOD, LEVELLE. Food Service In Institutions.
John Wiley and Sons, Inc., London: 1946. Second Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition with a loose page at the front of the book. 
Details food service in institutions with a section included on the organizational and administrative procedures that come with it. Includes an Index. 
Price: 18.29 USD
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120 WESTON, JOHN. Dining At The Lineman's Shack.
University of Arizona Press, Tucson: 2003. s Softcover. Brand new book. 
Mountain lion barbacoa. Margarita's yam souffle. Pastel de Cholo, a.k.a. Rodeo Pie. And for dessert, perhaps, Miss Ruby Cupcakes. These are but a few of the gustatory memories of John Weston that waft us on a poignant journey into the past in the company of a gifted writer and unabashed bon vivant. The place is Skull Valley in central Arizona, the time the 1930s. Taking food as his theme, Weston paints an instructive and often hilarious portrait of growing up, of rural family life under difficult circumstances, and a remote Arizona community trying to hold body and soul together during tough times. His book recalls life in a lineman's shack, interlaced with "disquisitions on swamp life, rotting water, and the complex experience of finding enough to eat during the Great Depression." Central to Weston's account is his mother Eloine, a valiant woman with little help from her husband. Eloine cooks remarkably well - master of a small repertory from which she coaxes ideas, surprising even to herself - and feeds her family on next to nothing. She is a woman whose first instinct to cry out "Lord, what am I going to feed them?" whenever visitors show up close to mealtime. Recalls Weston, "Her strength lay in a practical- and poverty-born sense there must be more edible food in the world than most people realized," and he swears that six out of seven meals were from parts of four or five previous meals coming round again, like the buckets on a ferris wheel. Although Weston evokes a fond remembrance of a bygone era that moves from Depression-era Skull Valley to wartime Prescott, rest assured: food - its acquisition, its preparation, its wholehearted enjoyment - is the foundation of this book. "I did not have a deprived childhood, despite its slim pickings," writes Weston. "If I recall a boiling pig's head now and then, it is not to be read as some Jungian blip from Lord of the Flies but simply a recurring flicker of food-memory." Whether remembering his father's occasional deer poaching or his community's annual Goat Picknic, Weston laces his stories with actual recipes - even augmenting his instructions for roasted wild venison with tips for pre87paring jerky. Dining At The Lineman's Shack teems with sparkling allusions, both literary and culinary, informed by Weston's lifetime of travels. Even his nagging memory of desperate boyhood efforts to trade his daily peanut butter sandwich for bacon-and-egg, baloney, jelly, or most anythng else is tempered by his acquaintance with "the insidious sa-teh sauce in Sananikone's hole-in-the-wall restaurant on Kapahuku Street" - a peanut-butter-based delicacy for which he obligingly provides the ingredients (and which he promises will keep, refrigerated in a jar, for several weeks before baroque things begin to grow on it).Through this tantalizing smorgasboard of memories, stories, and recipes, John Weston has fashioned a wholly captivating commentary on American culture, both in an earlier time and in our own. Dining At The Lineman's Shack is a book that will satisfy any reader's hunger for the unusual - and a book to savor, in every sense of the word. "Weston's writing is vivid and powerful." - Library Journal 
Price: 18.95 USD
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