The Military Wives' Cookbook: 200 Years of Traditions, Recipes, and Remembrances

The Military Wives' Cookbook: 200 Years of Traditions, Recipes, and Remembrances

by Carolyn Quick Tillery
     
 

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The Military Wives' Cookbook is a collection of recipes, anecdotal stories, and vintage photographs tracing the history and unique contributions of American military wives.See more details below

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The Military Wives' Cookbook is a collection of recipes, anecdotal stories, and vintage photographs tracing the history and unique contributions of American military wives.

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"not only is the Military Wives Cookbook flavored with all the binding ingredients of a classic cookbook, it offers us all an opportunity to reflect on the courage and strength as told by those battle scarred families left at home. " - Months of Edible Celebrations

"This book would make a great gift for your friends or family serving in the military. I can't wait to use mine to help me plan my next party!" - Econobusters

"The care that was taken to present this book in a manner that will make for more than a cookbook, but a book, well deserving of space in my bookcase... One certainly doesn't have to be from a Military family to appreciate the sentiments that are contained within the three hundred plus pages of this book. " - Bella Online

"The book is an interesting look at the women who have supported, and continue to support, those who serve our country." - Hushpuppy Nation

"[I]nterspersed in between all the delicious recipes are stories about how dishes were prepared, quotes from famous military wives, and tidbits from every battle America has fought. I have to say, it's an interesting read even beyond the recipes." - Crazed Mommy

"The Military Wives Cookbook would be of special interest to families with military connections, though it would also make a fine volume for someone interested in entertaining and learning how to create menus.

" - Andrea's Reviews

"The Military Wives Cookbook by Carolyn Quick Tillery is so retro cool. It has some awesome recipes in it, that could feed an army... Or at least take along to an army picnic!" - Creative Thoughts by Chelle

"I give the cookbook 5 Stars! I highly recommend that you check it out." - Our Story

"I always welcome a new recipe book to get my culinary juices flowing. This one especially because a) I'm a military wife, b) I love all the tid-bits about those women that came before me, and c) I feel especially proud when I make these wives' recipes that have seen some of history's most important moments." - More than an (Army) Wife

"It's a really very charming cookbook to read. There is every variety of recipes in this book from traditional baking recipes to international fair." - Snow Bound in the Yukon

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781581826722
Publisher:
Sourcebooks
Publication date:
10/28/2008
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.00(d)

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