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America Eats Out: An Illustrated History of Restaurants, Taverns, Coffee Shops, Speakeasies, and Other Establishments That Have Fed Us for 350 Years

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Traces the restaurant business from stagecoach stops to the present and discusses how it has been influenced by changes in travel.
Hardcover, 272 pages
Published October 1st 1991 by William Morrow & Co
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Robert
Jun 14, 2015 rated it really liked it
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Slightly dated with being printed in 1991 (many of the places and people mentioned in the present tense are closed or dead), but I couldn't come up with any major innovations in the last quarter century that would require an updated version either.
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Nov 21, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Excellent historical book of the evolution of dining and food and restaurants
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