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The Resource Appetite city : a culinary history of New York, William Grimes

Appetite city : a culinary history of New York, William Grimes

Label
Appetite city : a culinary history of New York
Title
Appetite city
Title remainder
a culinary history of New York
Statement of responsibility
William Grimes
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A history of New York's restaurant scene traces its progression from chophouses and oyster saloons to a mecca of sophisticated establishments, exploring the ways in which gender and class play a role in how people eat and how restaurants reflect larger political and social forces. 40,000 first printing
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
333406
Cataloging source
DLC
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Grimes, William
Dewey number
394.1/209747
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
GT2853.U5
LC item number
G75 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Food habits
  • Food
  • Cookery
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a culinary history of New York
Label
Appetite city : a culinary history of New York, William Grimes
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The city without a restaurant -- From field to market : the New York feast -- New York on the half shell -- A little restaurant and how it grew : the Delmonico's story -- New York becomes a restaurant city -- The melting pot -- The dawn of the golden age -- The birth of Times Square -- The party that never stopped -- The future is now -- Decline and fall -- The restaurant gets small -- Red banquettes and kisses on the ceiling -- The Baum years -- California comes calling -- With knife and fork in New York
Control code
755523
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 368 pages
Isbn
9780865476929
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008054288
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780865476929
  • (OCoLC)294902728
Label
Appetite city : a culinary history of New York, William Grimes
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The city without a restaurant -- From field to market : the New York feast -- New York on the half shell -- A little restaurant and how it grew : the Delmonico's story -- New York becomes a restaurant city -- The melting pot -- The dawn of the golden age -- The birth of Times Square -- The party that never stopped -- The future is now -- Decline and fall -- The restaurant gets small -- Red banquettes and kisses on the ceiling -- The Baum years -- California comes calling -- With knife and fork in New York
Control code
755523
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 368 pages
Isbn
9780865476929
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008054288
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780865476929
  • (OCoLC)294902728

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