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Einstein's Beets : An Examination of Food Phobias (Hardcover) (Alexander Theroux)

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Britney Spears loathes meatloaf and “all lumpy stuff.” Arturo Toscanini hated fish. Ayn Rand despised salads. Alexander Theroux’s Einstein’s Beets is a study of the world of food and food aversions. The novelist and poet probes the secret and mysterious attitudes of hundreds of people—mostly famous and well-known—toward eating and dining out, hilariously recounting tales of confrontation and scandalous alienation: it contains gossip, confession, embarrassment, and perceptive observations.
Number of Pages: 792
Genre: Cooking + Food + Wine, Biography + Autobiography, Humor
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc
Author: Alexander Theroux
Language: English
Street Date: May 23, 2017
TCIN: 51828399
UPC: 9781606999769
Item Number (DPCI): 248-34-8285
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