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Author: Rich Cohen
Publisher: North Kingstown, RI : BBC Audiobooks America, ℗2006.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This is the amazing, bittersweet, hilarious story of an American family and its patriarch, a short-order cook named Ben Eisenstadt who, in the years after World War II, invented the sugar packet and Sweet'N Low, converting his Brooklyn cafeteria into a factory and amassing the great fortune that would destroy his family. It is also the story of immigrants to the New World, sugar, saccharine, obesity, and the health  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Biography
Named Person: Eisenstadt family.; Benjamin Eisenstadt; Cohen family.; Rich Cohen; Cohen family.; Rich Cohen; Benjamin Eisenstadt; Eisenstadt family.
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Rich Cohen
ISBN: 079273937X 9780792739371
OCLC Number: 65198284
Notes: "Sound library."
Compact discs.
Unabridged.
Performer(s): Narrated by the author.
Description: 8 audio discs (9 hr., 12 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: by Rich Cohen.

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This is the amazing, bittersweet, hilarious story of an American family and its patriarch, a short-order cook named Ben Eisenstadt who, in the years after World War II, invented the sugar packet and Sweet'N Low, converting his Brooklyn cafeteria into a factory and amassing the great fortune that would destroy his family. It is also the story of immigrants to the New World, sugar, saccharine, obesity, and the health and diet craze, played out across countries and generations but also within the life of a single family, as the fortune and the factory passed from generation to generation.

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