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97 Orchard: An Edible History of Five Immigrant Families in One New York Tenement
97 Orchard An Edible History of Five Immigrant Families in One New York Tenement
Author: Jane Ziegelman
In 97 Orchard, Jane Ziegelman explores the culinary life that was the heart and soul of New York's Lower East Side around the turn of the twentieth century -- a city within a city, where Germans, Irish, Italians, and Eastern European Jews attempted to forge a new life. Through the experiences of five families, all of them residents of...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780061288500
ISBN-10: 0061288500
Publication Date: 6/1/2010
Pages: 272
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Publisher: Smithsonian
Book Type: Hardcover
Other Versions: Paperback
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I really enjoyed learning about the immigrants' food adaptations to their new home in the USA. I often put books back on paperbackswap.com after I've read them, but, I'm keeping this one.


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