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Author Collingham, E. M. (Elizabeth M.), author.

Title The taste of empire : how Britain's quest for food shaped the modern world / Lizzie Collingham.

Publication Info. New York : Basic Books, [2017]
Location Call No. Status
 95th Street Adult Nonfiction  338.1941 COL    AVAILABLE
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Description xvii, 367 pages, 8 unnumbered leaves of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-353) and index.
Summary In The Taste of Empire, acclaimed historian Lizzie Collingham tells the story of how the British Empire's quest for food shaped the modern world.
Subject Food industry and trade -- Great Britain -- History.
Food supply -- Great Britain -- History.
Great Britain -- Colonies -- Commerce.
ISBN 9780465056668 (hardcover)
0465056660 (hardcover)
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