The Resource The land of the five flavors : a cultural history of Chinese cuisine, Thomas O. Höllmann ; translated by Karen Margolis

The land of the five flavors : a cultural history of Chinese cuisine, Thomas O. Höllmann ; translated by Karen Margolis

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The land of the five flavors : a cultural history of Chinese cuisine
Title
The land of the five flavors
Title remainder
a cultural history of Chinese cuisine
Statement of responsibility
Thomas O. Höllmann ; translated by Karen Margolis
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Subject
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Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
World-renowned sinologist Thomas O. Höllmann tracks the growth of Chinese food culture from the earliest burial rituals to today's Western fast food restaurants, detailing the cuisine's geographical variations and local customs, indigenous factors and foreign influences, trade routes, and ethnic associations. Höllmann describes the food rituals of major Chinese religions and the significance of eating and drinking in rites of passage and popular culture. He also enriches his narrative with thirty of his favorite recipes and a selection of photographs, posters, paintings, sketches, and ima
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MiAaPQ
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Höllmann, Thomas O
Dewey number
641.5951
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
TX724.5.C5
LC item number
.H64713 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Margolis, Karen
Series statement
  • Arts and traditions of the table
  • Arts and traditions of the table. Perspectives on culinary history The land of the five flavors
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  • Cooking, Chinese
  • China
Label
The land of the five flavors : a cultural history of Chinese cuisine, Thomas O. Höllmann ; translated by Karen Margolis
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Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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cr
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text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Contents; Preface; 1. Rice Doesn't Rain from Heaven; 2. A Taste of Harmony; 3. Fire, Ice, and Flavor; 4. A Culinary Cosmos; 5. Heavenly Dew; 6. Regulations and Conventions; 7. The Tavern of Eternal Happiness; 8. Epilogue; Appendix: Tables from Chapters 2-4; Bibliography; Index
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (217 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231536547
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computer
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c
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remote
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  • (CKB)2670000000499774
  • (EBL)1531172
  • (SSID)ssj0001081965
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12464851
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001081965
  • (PQKBWorkID)11090928
  • (PQKB)10547530
  • (StDuBDS)EDZ0000649002
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1531172
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000499774
Label
The land of the five flavors : a cultural history of Chinese cuisine, Thomas O. Höllmann ; translated by Karen Margolis
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Contents
Contents; Preface; 1. Rice Doesn't Rain from Heaven; 2. A Taste of Harmony; 3. Fire, Ice, and Flavor; 4. A Culinary Cosmos; 5. Heavenly Dew; 6. Regulations and Conventions; 7. The Tavern of Eternal Happiness; 8. Epilogue; Appendix: Tables from Chapters 2-4; Bibliography; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (217 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231536547
Media category
computer
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000499774
  • (EBL)1531172
  • (SSID)ssj0001081965
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12464851
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001081965
  • (PQKBWorkID)11090928
  • (PQKB)10547530
  • (StDuBDS)EDZ0000649002
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1531172
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000499774

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