Menus from History: Historic Meals and Recipes for Every Day of the Year, Volumes 1-2

Menus from History: Historic Meals and Recipes for Every Day of the Year, Volumes 1-2

Janet Clarkson


Menus from background: historical food and Recipes for each Day of the Year deals a desirable exploration of eating historical past via ancient menus from greater than 35 nations. starting from dialogue of a Roman dinner party in A.D. 70 to a meal for former South African President Nelson Mandela within the Nineties, the menus supply scholars and basic readers a completely pleasant solution to study extra approximately occasions and the cultures during which they happened. Royal feasts, soldier grub, shipboard and spaceship foodstuff, and country dinners are only the various events mentioned.

Arranged chronologically, each one access covers an afternoon of the yr and gives a menu from an important meal that happened. An access starts off with the identify, position, and date of the development, plus a short rationalization of its importance. subsequent comes the menu, through an research and, the place attainable, a number of recipes from the menu.

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