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In the Same Bite: Essays on Food and Death By Julie Lauterbach-Colby
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Personal essays on the intersections of death and food in societies and within cultures, as seen through the eyes of one family's dealings with the loss of a loved one, and one author's dealings with... More > such loss through the discovery of cooking and food culture.< Less
In the Food Mood By Claudine Harris
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Claudine Harris has always kept close track of food and cooking whether at home or traveling. This book of essays gives a glimpse into her precise, delightful and pictorial approach to cooking.... More > Claudine Harris takes us back in time, recalls restaurants in Europe, and brings us home to her Iowa City kitchen.< Less
Food Writer By Alan Haas
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Pamela White, publisher of the only periodical that focuses on food writing, has turned her original food writing class into a self-study course. In six lessons, the students learn to pitch columns,... More > write articles, query magazines successfully, review restaurants, and write food essays and memoirs. The bonus chapters include tips on styling and photographing food, essential information on copyrights, selling rights and trademarks, and insider advice editors want writers to know. Each lesson includes assignments that guide the writer to successfully understand the lesson.< Less
FOOD as a Lifestyle By Bernard Knopp
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In this, his latest edited collection of articles, essays and other snippets that he has taken from all over the vast library of the internet, Bernard Knopp has again attempted to bring you the best... More > of the best. In doing so he has successfully assembled not only a varied but logical mixture on these subjects but has also sought to introduce his readers to the fountain-heads of expertise and knowledge via the bibliographic notes. Using the references in order to follow the written words back to their source will ensure that the readers are able to fully immerse themselves in their chosen watering holes. Within the 230 pages spread over 4 chapters can be found a veritable wealth of important and hopefully thought provoking information. Reading this copy of the Introduction to the Ebook will help you to fully understand the background to all the useful ideas, theories, tips and other information contained within its pages.< Less
On Food and Cooking Study Guide By BookRags.com
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On Food and Cooking Study Guide consists of approx. 37 pages of summaries and analysis on On Food and Cooking by Harold McGee.
Musings... Essays and Aphorisms By Stephen Warde Anderson
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A collection of literary essays by outsider artist Stephen Warde Anderson. The essays, or musings are brief and concise (about 600 words average) and deal with elemental subjects such as Happiness,... More > Evil, Sportsmanship, Bachelorhood, Poetry, and Reincarnation. Intended as food for thought, easy to read. Approx. 42,000 words.< Less
Little Book of Essays By Stephen Elder
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Newspaper columnist, author, blogger, cabinetmaker, home inspector, and Certified Old Guy Stephen Elder holds forth on a wide range of topics: education in America, worries about English, rants on... More > Congress, why young women talk funny, myth correction, and string theory. Elder calls ‘em as he sees ‘em. Written under the influence (i.e. of Mark Twain and Dave Barry with an occasional dark detour into Ambrose Bierce), there is plenty of food for thought. Though his dry wit may be an acquired taste, it is also addictive. One critic has praised Elder’s essays as “full of enlightened observations” about the past, the present, and the future. Another has maligned them as “suppurating with snarkiness, but sometimes justifiably so.” The author recommends that you show initiative. Buy a copy and judge for yourself.< Less
Little Book of Essays By Stephen Elder
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Newspaper columnist, author, blogger, cabinetmaker, home inspector, and Certified Old Guy Stephen Elder holds forth on a wide range of topics: education in America, worries about English, rants on... More > Congress, why young women talk funny, myth correction, and string theory. Elder calls ‘em as he sees ‘em. Written under the influence (i.e. of Mark Twain and Dave Barry with an occasional dark detour into Ambrose Bierce), there is plenty of food for thought. Though his dry wit may be an acquired taste, it is also addictive. One critic has praised Elder’s essays as “full of enlightened observations” about the past, the present, and the future. Another has maligned them as “suppurating with snarkiness, but sometimes justifiably so.” The author recommends that you show initiative. Buy a copy and judge for yourself.< Less
An Essay on the Principle of Population By T. R. (Thomas Robert) Malthus
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The book An Essay on the Principle of Population was first published anonymously in 1798, but the author was soon identified as Thomas Robert Malthus. The book predicted a grim future, as population... More > would increase geometrically, doubling every 25 years, but food production would only grow arithmetically (rising as 1,2,3,4, etc. ), which would result in famine and starvation, unless births were controlled. The book overlooked potential improvements in farming such as steam-powered machines, chemical fertilizers, drip irrigation, night lighting, or genetically modified organisms (GMO).While it was not the first book on population, it was revised for over 28 years and has been acknowledged as the most influential work of its era. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/An_Essay_on_the_Principle_of_Population Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book.< Less
INDIA: ESSAYS AND INSIGHTS BY A GORA By Harold Bergsma
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These essays were written over a period of four years, most of them for the web entity called Desicritics, based in India, which provided a means of reaching a diverse audience of readers many of... More > who’s ‘home base’ was India. Most of these essays have been arranged in the order of the dates of their publication. The essays deal with a half a dozen subjects which are areas of my personal interest and relate to my own experiences in India and South East Asia. This Digest, like many others, is a compilation of disparate topics, musings, and thinking about ‘roots’ and my personal gnarled branches over a long period. I have had a continued interest in religious belief systems globally and how these have impacted on cultural realities including music development, architecture, art, food and even such things as politics and interpersonal relations. The most important, is perhaps, language usage and the implications it has on world view and personal growth.< Less