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From hand to mouth, or, How we invented knives, forks, spoons, and chopsticks, & the table manners to go with them

Author: James Cross Giblin
Publisher: New York : Crowell, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A history of the eating utensils and table manners of various cultures from the Stone Age to the present day.
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Genre/Form: History
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Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Giblin, James.
From hand to mouth, or, How we invented knives, forks, spoons, and chopsticks, & the table manners to go with them.
New York : Crowell, ©1987
(OCoLC)572798907
Online version:
Giblin, James.
From hand to mouth, or, How we invented knives, forks, spoons, and chopsticks, & the table manners to go with them.
New York : Crowell, ©1987
(OCoLC)609321198
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James Cross Giblin
ISBN: 0690046626 9780690046625 069004660X 9780690046601
OCLC Number: 15015248
Description: 86 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Flint knives and fingers --
Ancient spoons and knives --
Don't put your whole hand in the pot! --
The quick little fellows --
The fork comes to the table --
The rise and fall of table manners --
Forks in Tokyo, chopsticks in Chicago.
Other Titles: How we invented knives, forks, spoons, and chopsticks and the manners to go with them.
Responsibility: James Cross Giblin.

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A history of the eating utensils and table manners of various cultures from the Stone Age to the present day.

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