World Food Alphabet (Hardcover)

By Chris Caldicott

Frances Lincoln Children's Books, 9781847802842, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 25, 2012

List Price: 17.99*
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Description

From Apricot to Zucchini, and everything in between, here is a beautiful photographic alphabet of world food.Acclaimed photographer and founder of the World Food Cafe in London, Chris Caldicott takes us on a mouth-watering tour of the different crops, dishes and ways of eating from every continent.Find out what Moroccans eat for a healthy snack and how ice is sold in Bangladesh, visit a kitchen in in the Rajasthan desert and a market in Hanoi.With important information on conservation, fair trade and food waste, and Chris's stunning photographs, this book is a celebration of food from all around the world.



About the Author

Chris Caldicott is a journalist and photographer. With his wife Carolyn Caldicott he owned and ran the World Food Café in London's Covent Garden. He and Carolyn are co-authors of three Frances Lincoln vegetarian cookery books and his photographs also appear in a wide range of newspapers and magazines. Since 1991 he has been an official photographer for the Royal Geographical Society. He lives in Winchester, U.K.


Praise For World Food Alphabet

a fantastically colourful look at food and its global context



a fantastically colourful look at food and its global context

What a delight! ... gloriously illustrated ... This book is so much more than A is for Apple and so on.

A useful supplement to children's experience of growing food in the nursery garden and preparing food for snack, and the pictures are bound to appeal to the younger ones.



What a delight! ... gloriously illustrated ... This book is so much more than A is for Apple and so on.



A useful supplement to children’s experience of growing food in the nursery garden and preparing food for snack, and the pictures are bound to appeal to the younger ones.