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San Francisco : a food biography

San Francisco : a food biography

Author: Erica J Peters
Publisher: Lanham : Rowman and Littlefield, [2013]
Series: Big city food biographies series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
This food biography presents the story of how food traveled from farms to markets, from markets to kitchens, and from kitchens to tables, focusing on how people experienced the bounty of the City by the Bay.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
San Francisco.
Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2013]
(DLC) 2013018090
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Erica J Peters
ISBN: 9780759121539 0759121532
OCLC Number: 868663728
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 227 pages)
Contents: The material resources --
Native American foodways --
Immigrants and ethnic neighborhoods --
Food markets and retailing --
Famous restaurants --
San Francisco cookbooks --
Signature dishes.
Series Title: Big city food biographies series.
Responsibility: Erica J. Peters.


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Part of the Big City Food Biography series, this book examines all that is unique about San Francisco through the development of its renowned cuisine. Beginning with customs of San Francisco's Read more...

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