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Publisher Description

The farmers, workers, and pioneers of America in the 1800s were nourished by a tradition of hearty, down-home cooking that is still a part of our national cuisine—New England baked beans, roast beef, turkey, corn on the cob, and pumpkin pies. With roots in the British Isles, and with important contributions from Native American food plants and cooking techniques, American food and drink quality and seasonal variety was vastly improved during the 1800s by new technologies in transportation, food storage, hygiene, and preservation, growing national and world markets, and—not least—the delicious ethnic cuisines of new immigrant groups. Hungry for innovation, quality, and economy, Americans in the 1800s became the best-fed nation in the history of the world!

GENRE
History
RELEASED
2014
September 29
LANGUAGE
EN
English
LENGTH
64
Pages
PUBLISHER
Mason Crest
SELLER
SIMON AND SCHUSTER DIGITAL SALES INC
SIZE
12.7
MB

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