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The Resource The best cook in the world : tales from my momma's table, Rick Bragg

The best cook in the world : tales from my momma's table, Rick Bragg

Label
The best cook in the world : tales from my momma's table
Title
The best cook in the world
Title remainder
tales from my momma's table
Statement of responsibility
Rick Bragg
Title variation
best cook in the world
Title variation remainder
tales from my Mommas table
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Presents a food memoir, cookbook, and tribute to the author's mother, sharing classic family recipes--many of them pre-dating the Civil War--and preparation secrets for such traditional fare as short ribs, biscuits, and perfect mashed potatoes
  • Bragg presents a food memoir, cookbook, and tribute to his mother. Margaret Bragg does not own a single cookbook, measures ingredients by "dabs" and judges "done" by look and smell. Her son shares classic family recipes-- many of them pre-dating the Civil War-- as well as preparation secrets for traditional Southern fare
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10638343
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bragg, Rick
Dewey number
641.5975
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
TX715.2.S68
LC item number
B725 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bragg, Rick
  • Bragg, Margaret
  • Cooking, American
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
tales from my Momma's table
Label
The best cook in the world : tales from my momma's table, Rick Bragg
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This is a Borzoi Book"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: It takes a lot of rust to wipe away a General Electric -- "Them shadows get to dancin'" -- "Salt is good" -- A man who knew beans -- Sweeter, after the frost -- "A chicken ... ain't likely to ketch on" -- The fourth bear -- The falling cow -- "Hard times, come around no more" -- "A ham hock don't call for help" -- Cakes of gold -- Sis -- The second ghost -- Bitter weeds -- Still hard times for an honest man -- The pie that never was -- Ribs in the dead of night -- Clementine -- Tomatoes without taste, tomatoes without end -- Didelphis Virginiana -- Stairway to nowhere -- People who cook -- Blackberry winter -- Till it thunders -- Offerings -- Government cheese -- Sometimes the pies just call your name -- Red's -- "When Momma was all right" -- Monkey on a string -- Edna's ark -- Staggering to glory -- The runaway -- "Untimely figs" -- Spring -- Epilogue: The recipe that never was
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 485 pages
Isbn
9781400040414
Lccn
2017024979
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)990183131
  • (OCoLC)ocn990183131
  • 575739
Label
The best cook in the world : tales from my momma's table, Rick Bragg
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This is a Borzoi Book"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: It takes a lot of rust to wipe away a General Electric -- "Them shadows get to dancin'" -- "Salt is good" -- A man who knew beans -- Sweeter, after the frost -- "A chicken ... ain't likely to ketch on" -- The fourth bear -- The falling cow -- "Hard times, come around no more" -- "A ham hock don't call for help" -- Cakes of gold -- Sis -- The second ghost -- Bitter weeds -- Still hard times for an honest man -- The pie that never was -- Ribs in the dead of night -- Clementine -- Tomatoes without taste, tomatoes without end -- Didelphis Virginiana -- Stairway to nowhere -- People who cook -- Blackberry winter -- Till it thunders -- Offerings -- Government cheese -- Sometimes the pies just call your name -- Red's -- "When Momma was all right" -- Monkey on a string -- Edna's ark -- Staggering to glory -- The runaway -- "Untimely figs" -- Spring -- Epilogue: The recipe that never was
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
x, 485 pages
Isbn
9781400040414
Lccn
2017024979
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)990183131
  • (OCoLC)ocn990183131
  • 575739

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