The Resource The fortune cookie chronicles : adventures in the world of Chinese food, Jennifer 8. Lee

The fortune cookie chronicles : adventures in the world of Chinese food, Jennifer 8. Lee

Label
The fortune cookie chronicles : adventures in the world of Chinese food
Title
The fortune cookie chronicles
Title remainder
adventures in the world of Chinese food
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer 8. Lee
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A woman's search for the world's greatest Chinese restaurant proves that egg rolls are as American as apple pie"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lee, Jennifer 8.
Dewey number
641.5951
Index
no index present
LC call number
TX945.4
LC item number
.L44 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
641.5951 L478f
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chinese restaurants
  • Food in popular culture
  • Food in popular culture
  • Cooking, Chinese
  • Food habits
  • Chinese Americans
  • Gastronomy
Label
The fortune cookie chronicles : adventures in the world of Chinese food, Jennifer 8. Lee
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0742/2007033432-b.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-307)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
March 30, 2005 -- American-born Chinese -- The menu wars -- A cookie wrapped in mystery inside an enigma -- The biggest culinary joke played by one culture on another -- The long march of General Tso -- The bean sprout people are in the same boat we are -- Why chow mein is the chosen food of the chosen people, or, The kosher duck scandal of 1989 -- The Golden Venture: restaurant workers to go -- Take-out takeaways -- The oldest surviving fortune cookies in the world? -- The mystery of the missing Chinese deliveryman -- The soy sauce trade dispute -- Waizhou, U.S.A. -- The greatest Chinese restaurant in the world -- American stir-fry -- Tsujiura Senbei -- Open-source Chinese restaurants -- So what did Confucius really say?
Control code
ocn165082896
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 307 pages
Isbn
9780446580076
Lccn
2007033432
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)165082896
Label
The fortune cookie chronicles : adventures in the world of Chinese food, Jennifer 8. Lee
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0742/2007033432-b.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 303-307)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
March 30, 2005 -- American-born Chinese -- The menu wars -- A cookie wrapped in mystery inside an enigma -- The biggest culinary joke played by one culture on another -- The long march of General Tso -- The bean sprout people are in the same boat we are -- Why chow mein is the chosen food of the chosen people, or, The kosher duck scandal of 1989 -- The Golden Venture: restaurant workers to go -- Take-out takeaways -- The oldest surviving fortune cookies in the world? -- The mystery of the missing Chinese deliveryman -- The soy sauce trade dispute -- Waizhou, U.S.A. -- The greatest Chinese restaurant in the world -- American stir-fry -- Tsujiura Senbei -- Open-source Chinese restaurants -- So what did Confucius really say?
Control code
ocn165082896
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 307 pages
Isbn
9780446580076
Lccn
2007033432
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)165082896

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