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A Square Meal

A Culinary History of the Great Depression

by Jane Ziegelman and Andy Coe

Hardcover, 314 pages, HarperCollins, List Price: $26.99 |

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A Square Meal
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A Culinary History of the Great Depression
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Jane Ziegelman and Andy Coe

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The author of 97 Orchard and her culinary historian husband present an in-depth exploration into the Depression-era food crisis and how it indelibly shaped American attitudes about utilitarian cuisine, government-sponsored charities and processed food. 25,000 first printing.

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Creamed, Canned And Frozen: How The Great Depression Revamped U.S. Diets

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