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Consider the Fork by Bee Wilson
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it was amazing
bookshelves: md-elibrary, ebook, nonfiction

This was a great read - if you like to cook you will definitely want to pick this up. Wilson walks through how cooking technology has transformed, looking at everything from the slow evolution of the cooking fire into the modern stove and the invention of the can opener (which didn't happen until 50 years after tin cans were put into use, can you imagine! They had to be opened with a hammer and chisel.) I found her writing to be clear and enjoyable, and there are some lovely little illustrations throughout. Highly recommended!

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Reading Progress

October 11, 2012 – Shelved
December 21, 2012 – Shelved as: md-elibrary
February 24, 2013 – Started Reading
February 24, 2013 – Shelved as: ebook
February 24, 2013 – Shelved as: nonfiction
February 26, 2013 – Finished Reading

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