Southwest Indian Cookbook: Pueblo and Navajo Images, Quotes and Recipes

Southwest Indian Cookbook: Pueblo and Navajo Images, Quotes and Recipes

by Marcia Keegan
     
 
This richly descriptive book includes recipes and folklore about the preparation of food by Southwest Indian people. A best-selling favorite that delights the palate and the eye, this cookbook ventures beyond mere recipes into the hearts and souls of the Pueblo and Navajo Indians. In these Native cultures, growing food and its preparation are intimately tied to

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This richly descriptive book includes recipes and folklore about the preparation of food by Southwest Indian people. A best-selling favorite that delights the palate and the eye, this cookbook ventures beyond mere recipes into the hearts and souls of the Pueblo and Navajo Indians. In these Native cultures, growing food and its preparation are intimately tied to religious ceremony.

Editorial Reviews

Associated Press
This book combines recipes and text with sensitive color photographs. The photo book is a gourmet treat for jaded appetites.
New England Review of Books
An amazing mix of history, folklore, photography and recipes from the American Southwest.... The recipes are direct and easy. An excellent addition to any cook's library.
New York Times Book Review
Striking color photographs and an informative and beguiling text and recipes on the food and folklore.... [A] loving and poetic presentation of both the cuisines and the people behind them.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780940666030
Publisher:
Clear Light Publishers
Publication date:
05/28/1991
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
120
Product dimensions:
8.96(w) x 5.86(h) x 0.35(d)

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