eBook They Eat That?: A Cultural Encyclopedia of Weird and Exotic Food from around the World, 1st Edition

  • Jonathan Deutsch
  • Natalya Murakhver
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  • ISBN-10: 0313380597
  • ISBN-13: 9780313380594
  • DDC: 394.1
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 234 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2012 | Published/Released November 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2012
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About

Overview

This thoroughly engaging encyclopedia considers the rich diversity of unfamiliar foods eaten around the world.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
List of Entries.
Preface.
Introduction.
1: Ackee.
2: Ankimo.
3: Armadillo.
4: Aroids.
5: Balut (Fertilized Egg).
6: Bats.
7: Bear.
8: Bird’s Nest Soup.
9: Bitter Melon.
10: Black Chicken.
11: Blood.
12: Bone Marrow.
13: Brains.
14: Brunswick Stew.
15: Cactus.
16: Camel.
17: Cannabis Soda.
18: Carob Syrup and Caramels.
19: Casu Marzu.
20: Caterpillars.
21: Cavy.
22: Cephalopods.
23: Chicken Feet.
24: Chuños.
25: Civet Coffee (Kopi Luwak).
26: Crawfish.
27: Dog Meat.
28: Duck Tongue.
29: Durian.
30: Earth.
31: Eels.
32: Fish Bladder.
33: Fish Eyes.
34: Foie Gras.
35: Frog.
36: Fugu.
37: Fungi.
38: Goat.
39: Haggis.
40: Hákarl.
41: Head Cheese.
42: Hormigas Culonas (Big-Bottomed Ants).
43: Horse.
44: Huitlacoche.
45: Human.
46: Iguana.
47: Insects.
48: Intestines.
49: Isaw (and Other Philippine Street Food).
50: Kangaroo.
51: Kokoretsi and Mayeritsa.
52: Kombucha.
53: Kumis/Airag.
54: Lizard.
55: Locusts and Grasshoppers.
56: Loofah (Luffa mill).
57: Lotus.
58: Lutefisk.
59: Mannish Water (Goat Head Soup, Ram Goat Soup).
60: Mopane Worms.
61: Natto.
62: Nettles.
63: Ortolan.
64: Penis.
65: Pigeon.
66: Pig’s Snout and Tail.
67: Placenta, Human.
68: Poi.
69: Rabbit and Hare.
70: Rat.
71: Roadkill.
72: Roe and Milts.
73: Salmiakki.
74: Scrapple.
75: Sea Cucumber.
76: Seal Flippers.
77: Seitan.
78: Sheep’s Eyeballs.
79: Shellac.
80: Silkworm.
81: Snake.
82: Stinky Cheese.
83: Stinky Tofu.
84: Sweetbreads.
85: Testicles.
86: 1,000-Year Eggs and Other Chinese Preserved Eggs.
87: Tripe.
88: Tulip.
89: Turtle.
90: Urchin.
91: Urine.
92: Vegemite and Marmite.
93: Vieux Boulogne.
94: Walrus Flipper.
95: Witchetty Grubs.
96: Yamaimo (Mountain Yam).
Selected Bibliography.
Index.
About the Editors.
Contributors.