Julia Child: A Life

Julia Child: A Life by Laura Shapiro
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ISBN
9780143116448
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Paperback
Pages
208
 

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The delicious life of one of the most beloved figures in twentieth century American culture. Soon to be played by Meryl Streep in a major motion picture.

With a swoping voice, an irrepressible sense of humor, and a passion for good food, Julia Child ushered in the nation's culinary renaissance. In Julia Child, award-winning food writer Laura Shapiro tells the story of Child's unlikely career path, from California party girl to coolheaded chief clerk in a World War II spy station to bewildered amateur cook and finally to the Cordon Bleu in Paris, the school that inspired her calling. A food lover who was quintessentially American, right down to her little-known recipe for classic tuna fish casserole, Shapiro's Julia Child personifies her own most famous lesson: that learning how to cook means learning how to live.
ISBN:
9780143116448
Publication Date:
02 / 11 / 2009
Pages:
208

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