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Deborah A. Harris & Patti Giuffre, Taking the Heat Women Chefs and Gender Inequality in the Professional Kitchen

Taking the Heat 

Deborah A. Harris & Patti Giuffre

Thursday, October 15th 2015

6:00-8:00 pm 

   

Taking the Heat: Women Chefs and Gender Inequality in the Professional Kitchen Cover Image
$19.57
ISBN: 9780813571256
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Published: Rutgers University Press - May 20th, 2015

A number of recent books, magazines, and television programs have emerged that promise to take viewers inside the exciting world of professional chefs. While media suggest that the occupation is undergoing a transformation, one thing remains clear: being a chef is a decidedly male-dominated job.


Catherine Madison, The War Came Home With Him: A Daughter's Memoir

Catherine Madison

The War Came Home With Him

Wednesday, November 4th 2015

6:00-8:00 pm

 

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$24.95
ISBN: 9780816698776
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Published: University of Minnesota Press - September 1st, 2015

During his years as a POW in North Korea, "Doc" Boysen endured hardships he never intended to pass along, especially to his family. Men who refused to eat starved; his children would clean their plates. Men who were weak died; his children would develop character. They would also learn to fear their father, the hero.


Kenneth Hafertepe, A Guide to the Historic Buildings Fredericksburg and Gillespie County

Kenneth Hafertepe

A Guide to the Historic Buildings Fredericksburg and Gillespie County

Saturday, October 17th 2015

11:00-1:00 pm

 

A Guide to the Historic Buildings of Fredericksburg and Gillespie County Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781623492724
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Texas A&M University Press - May 27th, 2015

This richly illustrated book tracks the evolution of Fredericksburg architecture and guides readers through the streets of this once-westernmost German settlement in America, pointing out the log, fachwerk, and stone buildings that housed the town’s full-time residents, its weekenders, and the businesses of the nineteenth century.

Abundant with details uncovered by Haferte


CANCELLED: Jeff Guinn, Buffalo Trail: A Novel of the American West

This event has been cancelled.

 

 

Jeff Guinn 

Buffalo Trail: A Novel of the American West

Monday, October 19th 2015

6:00-8:00 pm 

Buffalo Trail: A Novel of the American West (A Cash McLendon Novel #2) Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780399165429
Availability: Hard to Find
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - October 6th, 2015

New York Times–bestselling author of The Last Gunfight Jeff Guinn once again brings the Old West to life in the grand follow-up to Glorious.
 
After barely escaping nemesis Killer Boots in the tiny Arizona Territory town of Glorious, Cash McLendon is in desperate need of a safe haven somewhere—anywhere—on the frontier.


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