Staple Foods (Paperback)

Oxford Symposium on Food 1989 (Proceedings of the Oxford Symposium on Food and Cookery)

By Tom Jaine

Prospect Books (UK), 9780907325444, 260pp.

Publication Date: September 10, 1990

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There was a fine range of papers submitted to this Symposium in 1989. The keynote talks were by Keith Botsford in the staples of Italian cooking; the staple foods of the classical world, by Andrew Dalby; and a speculation on whether cuisines based largely on processed foods have any staples at all, by Erica Wheeler.