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Candy : a century of panic and pleasure / Samira Kawash.

Book Book ([2013])
Description: viii, 402 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 cm
Publisher: New York : Faber & Faber, [2013]
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  • ISBN: 0865477566 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 9780865477568 (hardback)
  • Edition: First edition.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: Evil or just misunderstood? -- The machine candy revolution -- Fake sweets and fake food -- Demon candy, demon rum -- Becoming food -- In the kitchen -- A nourishing lunch -- Fattening -- A fighting food -- Sugar free -- Cavities -- Trick or treat? -- Junk-food junkies -- Candification -- In defense of candy.
Summary: "A lively cultural history that explains how candy became more like food and food more like candy"-- Provided by publisher.

Citation:

Kawash, Samira. "Candy : a century of panic and pleasure." New York : Faber & Faber, 2013.

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