The Resource Food : a love story, Jim Gaffigan

Food : a love story, Jim Gaffigan

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Food : a love story
Title
Food
Title remainder
a love story
Statement of responsibility
Jim Gaffigan
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
""What are my qualifications to write this book? None really. So why should you read it? Here's why: I'm a little fat. If a thin guy were to write about a love of food and eating I'd highly recommend that you do not read his book." Bacon. McDonalds. Cinnabon. Hot Pockets. Kale. Stand-up comedian and author Jim Gaffigan has made his career rhapsodizing over the most treasured dishes of the American diet ("choking on bacon is like getting murdered by your lover") and decrying the worst offenders ("kale is the early morning of foods"). Fans flocked to his New York Times bestselling book Dad is Fat to hear him riff on fatherhood but now, in his second book, he will give them what they really crave--hundreds of pages of his thoughts on all things culinary(ish). Insights such as: why he believes coconut water was invented to get people to stop drinking coconut water, why pretzel bread is #3 on his most important inventions of humankind (behind the wheel and the computer), and the answer to the age-old question "which animal is more delicious: the pig, the cow, or the bacon cheeseburger?""--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
818
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN6231.F66
LC item number
G34 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Food : a love story, Jim Gaffigan
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Food : a love story, Jim Gaffigan
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn884570904
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Dimensions
22 cm
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
ix, 340 pages
Isbn
9780804140416
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2014022619
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other control number
40024238737
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)884570904

Library Locations

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