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The Best Food Books of 2011
The Best Food Books of 2011

From farm life to molecular gastronomy, or what The Beatles have to do with the history of menu design.

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Meat the Future: An Animated Case for In-Vitro Meat
Meat the Future: An Animated Case for In-Vitro Meat

Petri dish to plate, or how to feed the world of 7 billion without starving the planet.

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The Table Comes First: Adam Gopnik on the Meaning of Food
The Table Comes First: Adam Gopnik on the Meaning of Food

A cultural history of our modern culinary obsession.

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Farm Anatomy: Julia Rothman’s Illustrated Guide to Country Life
Farm Anatomy: Julia Rothman’s Illustrated Guide to Country Life

What comb styles have to do with cow plumbing and mapping autumn frost.

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Carl Warner’s Whimsical Food Landscapes
Carl Warner’s Whimsical Food Landscapes

What the London skyline has to do with asparagus, rhubarb, and Pink Floyd.

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Maira Kalman Illustrates Michael Pollan’s Iconic Food Rules
Maira Kalman Illustrates Michael Pollan’s Iconic Food Rules

A diet your grandmother would approve, why boredom isn’t edible, and what peas have to do with time travel.

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