Dangerous Tastes

Pub Date : 2000 | Author : Andrew Dalby | Publisher : Univ of California Press

ISBN 10 : 0520236742
ISBN 13 : 9780520236745

"Delightful and complex. When Dalby blends the spices, the result is unique and irresistible."--Alan Davidson, author of The Oxford Companion to Food..

Naturally Dangerous

Pub Date : 2001-01-01 | Author : James Paddock Collman | Publisher : University Science Books

ISBN 10 : 1891389092
ISBN 13 : 9781891389092

Examines the scientific facts behind claims about the safety or dangers of organic and commercial foods, natural herbs, modern medicine, and the environment...

Patterns Of The Fantastic Ii

Pub Date : 1985-01-01 | Author : Donald M. Hassler | Publisher : Wildside Press LLC

ISBN 10 : 9780916732875
ISBN 13 : 0916732878

Patterns II includes ten scholarly essays on a variety of science fiction themes and topics, as presented at ConStellation, the Forty-First World SF Convention, held at Baltimore, ..

Cheese

Pub Date : 2009-11-15 | Author : Andrew Dalby | Publisher : Reaktion Books

ISBN 10 : 9781861897053
ISBN 13 : 1861897057

Take a slice of bread. It’s perfectly okay in and of itself. Maybe it has a nice, crisp crust or the scent of sourdough. But really, it’s kind of boring. Now melt some cheese o..

Curry

Pub Date : 2005 | Author : Elizabeth M. Collingham | Publisher : Vintage

ISBN 10 : STANFORD:36105120928937
ISBN 13 :

Curry changed and evolved according to the tastes of the various invaders of India. The Mughals brought with them the rice dishes of Persia; the Portuguese introduced the chilli pe..

The Good Wife S Guide Le M Nagier De Paris

Pub Date : 2012-08-22 | Author : | Publisher : Cornell University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780801462115
ISBN 13 : 0801462118

In the closing years of the fourteenth century, an anonymous French writer compiled a book addressed to a fifteen-year-old bride, narrated in the voice of her husband, a wealthy, a..

Everyone Eats

Pub Date : 2005-03-01 | Author : E. N. Anderson | Publisher : NYU Press

ISBN 10 : 9780814704950
ISBN 13 : 0814704956

Florence Nightingale (1820-1920) is famous as the heroine of the Crimean War and later as a campaigner for health care founded on a clean environment and good nursing. Though best ..