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Title Food fight! : a mouthwatering history of who ate what and why through the ages / by Tanya Steel.
Author Steel, Tanya Wenman, author.
Publication Washington, DC : National Geographic, [2018]
Description 160 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 29 cm.
Call # J 641.3 S
Series National Geographic kids
National Geographic kids.
Note "With 30 recipes"
Audience Age 10+.
Grades 7 to 8.
Summary "History of food, fun facts about food, plus recipes, for children"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 156) and indexes.
Contents The prehistoric era: cave kids, catching dinner, and camp cookouts -- Egypt: feasts for mummies, mommies, and pharaohs -- Greece: Gods, goats, and Greek yogurt -- Rome: chariots, circuses, and roast cranes -- Medieval times: Barbarians, braised peacock, and damsels sometimes in distress -- Mongols & the Silk Road: Genghis, gers, and yogurt -- The Renaissance: turnspit dogs, sugar castles, and flying machines -- America revolts: iced tea, false teeth, and flummeries and syllabubs -- The French Revolution: terror reigns, restaurants debut, and few eat cake -- The Industrial Revolution: children and machines enter the workforce en masse -- World War I: Hatred and hunger spread -- America's Great Depression: breadlines, the Dust Bowl, and a crashing economy -- The world at war, again: Food rations, victory gardens, and patriotic pies -- The sixties: flower power, Apollo, and space-age food -- Future world: imagined life on Mars -- Food timeline -- Recipe index.
Subject Food -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Food -- Miscellanea -- Juvenile literature.
Cooking -- Juvenile literature.
Cooking. (OCoLC)fst01754966
Food. (OCoLC)fst00930458
Genre History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Miscellanea. (OCoLC)fst01423854
Addl. Author National Geographic Society (U.S.), publisher.
Alt Title Mouthwatering history of who ate what and why through the ages
ISBN 9781426331626
1426331622
9781426331633
1426331630

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