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What she ate : six remarkable women and the food that tells their stories.

Author: Laura Shapiro
Publisher: London : 4th Estate, 2018.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'If you find the subject of food to be both vexing and transfixing, you'll love What She Ate' Elle Dorothy Wordsworth believed that feeding her poet brother, William, gooseberry tarts was her part to play in a literary movement. "A beloved culinary historian's short takes on six famous women through the lens of food and cooking--what they ate and how their attitudes toward food offer surprising new insights into  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Ebook version :
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Shapiro
ISBN: 0008281076 9780008281076
OCLC Number: 1003797394
Description: 1 volume ; 23 cm
Contents: Dorothy Wordsworth --
Rosa Lewis --
Eleanor Roosevelt --
Eva Braun --
Barbara Pym --
Helen Gurley Brown.

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`In this joyful examination of six women's lives in food, Shapiro sets out to excavate the minutiae of domestic routines for insights into the connection between mental state and menu ... Always Read more...

 
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