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The Table Comes First: Family, France, and the Meaning of Food - Gopnik, Adam
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"From the author of Paris to the Moon--one man's quest for the meaning of food in a time obsessed with what to eat. Never before have we cared so much about food. It preoccupies our popular culture, our fantasies, even our moralizing--"You still eat meat?" How could the land of Chef Boyardee have come so far overnight? And where can we possibly go from here? Locating our table ancestry in France, Adam Gopnik traces our rapid evolution from commendable awareness to manic compulsion and how, on the way, we lost sight of a ...

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The Table Comes First: Family, France, and the Meaning of Food 2012, Vintage, New York

ISBN-13: 9780307476968

Trade paperback

The Table Comes First: Family, France and the Meaning of Food 2012, Vintage Books Canada

ISBN-13: 9780307399021

Trade paperback

The Table Comes First: Family, France, and the Meaning of Food 2011, Alfred A. Knopf, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780307593450

Hardcover

The Table Comes First: Family, France and the Meaning of Food 2011, Knopf Canada

ISBN-13: 9780307399014

Hardcover