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Author Peters, Erica J.

Title San Francisco : a food biography / Erica J. Peters.

Publication Info. Lanham : Rowman & Littlefield, [2013]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    394.1 PET    Available
Description xiv, 227 pages cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Big city food biographies series
Big city food biographies series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-213) and index.
Contents The material resources -- Native American foodways -- Immigrants and ethnic neighborhoods -- Food markets and retailing -- Famous restaurants -- San Francisco cookbooks -- Signature dishes.
Summary 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.
Subject Food -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- History.
Food habits -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- History.
Food industry and trade -- California -- San Francisco Bay Area -- History.
Cooking, American -- California style -- History.
Agriculture -- California -- History.
ISBN 9780759121515 (cloth: alkaline paper)
0759121516 (cloth: alkaline paper)

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