From microliths to microwaves

the evolution of British agriculture, food and cooking by Colin Spencer

Publisher: Grub Street in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 255 Downloads: 807
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Subjects:

  • Food habits,
  • Cooking,
  • Agriculture,
  • History

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-243) and index.

StatementColin Spencer
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTX645 .S64 2011
The Physical Object
Pagination255 p. ;
Number of Pages255
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25058087M
ISBN 109781908117007
LC Control Number2011489049

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He has written nine novels, a dozen cookery books, as well as writing for television and film. For thirteen years he was food columnist for The Guardian. His previous book for Grub Street was the award-winning, British Food An Extraordinary Thousand Years of.

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From Microliths to Microwaves. Colin Spencer (born ) is an English writer and artist who has produced a prolific body of work in a wide variety of media since his first published short stories and drawings appeared in The London Magazine and Encounter when he was His work includes novels, short stories, non-fiction (including histories of food and of homosexuality), cookery books, stage and television plays.MICROWAVES.

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