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Potato : a global history

Author: Andrew F Smith
Publisher: London : Reaktion Books, 2011.
Series: Edible.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Potato tells the captivating tale of a seemingly lowly vegetable that has changed - and continues to change - the world. Featuring lip-smacking images, the book also contains recipes for potatoes  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew F Smith
ISBN: 9781861897992 1861897995
OCLC Number: 670480411
Description: 142 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm.
Contents: 1. The Wild and Domesticated Potato --
2. The Potato Diaspora --
3. The European Potato Famine --
4. The Culinary Potato --
5. The Commercial Potato --
6. The cultural potato --
7. The Global Potato Today and Tomorrow.
Series Title: Edible.
Responsibility: Andrew F. Smith.
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'These are food memoirs, salacious and exotic, colorful, powdered, sweet, greasy and globe-trotting ... sharp and speedy little reads, spotted with off-kilter illustrations' - Chicago Tribune Read more...

 
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