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Title The world in your lunch box : [the wacky history and weird science of everyday foods] / Claire Eamer ; artwork by Sa Boothroyd.
Author Eamer, Claire, 1947-
Publication Toronto : Annick Press, [2012]
Copyright date ©2012
Description 121 pages : color illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
Call # J 641.3 E
Note Subtitle from cover.
Summary Contains information about historical food practices and humorous food facts.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 110-112) and index.
Contents Day 1: Monday - Brown-bagging it: ham, bread, tomatoes, and watermelon -- Day 2: Tuesday - Cooking a classic: macaroni, cheese, black pepper, and grapes -- Day 3: Wednesday - Fast-food heaven: hot dogs, mustard, potato chips, and ice cream -- Day 4: Thursday - Pocket lunch: eggs, pita, mayonnaise, and apples -- Day 5: Friday - Hot lunch for a hot class: pizza, chili peppers, onions, and herbs -- Day 6: Saturday - Food on the fly: peanuts, bananas, tortillas, and spices -- Day 7: Sunday - The perfect picnic: chicken, potatoes, corn, and chocolate -- Dessert! Our top 10 food facts.
Subject Food -- Juvenile literature.
Food -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Food habits -- Juvenile literature.
Aliments -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Aliments -- Histoire -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Habitudes alimentaires -- Ouvrages pour la jeunesse.
Food.
Addl. Author Boothroyd, Sa.
Alt Title Wacky history and weird science of everyday foods
ISBN 9781554513932 (bound) :
1554513936 (bound) :
9781554513925 (pbk.) :
1554513928 (pbk.)

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