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Sweet Delights from a Thousand and One Nights

The Story of Traditional Arab Sweets

by Habeeb Salloum, Muna Salloum and Leila Salloum Elias

Hardcover, 254 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $29 |

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Sweet Delights from a Thousand and One Nights
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The Story of Traditional Arab Sweets
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A celebration of the lesser-known culinary history of traditional Arab sweets combines recipes with rich cultural stories from the 10th through the 14th centuries while tracing the development and influence of sweet dishes throughout non-Arabic lands.