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by John Dunmore

Author: John Dunmore
Subcategory: Transportation
Language: English
Publisher: Exisle Publishing (2006)
Category: Engineering and Transport
Rating: 4.9
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In this book, John Dunmore imagines how the wife of Britain's greatest mariner might have presented her repertoire of 18th-century sailor's .

In this book, John Dunmore imagines how the wife of Britain's greatest mariner might have presented her repertoire of 18th-century sailor's delights. Lists with This Book. This book is not yet featured on Listopia.

Mrs Cook's Book of Recipe. has been added to your Cart. This is a fun book! My husband is a Captain Cook historian. This will be a great addition to his collection and Christmas stocking. Flip to back Flip to front. Mrs Cook's Book of Recipes: For Mariners In Distant Seas Paperback – Large Print, December 28, 2012. by John Dunmore (Author).

She discovered how they survived on long sea journeys and learned about the foods they consumed in distant lands. In ''Mrs Cook's Book of Recipes'', John Dunmore imagines how the wife of Britain's greatest mariner might have presented her repertoire of 18th-century sailors' delights. Her collection of dishes includes such delicacies as roasted goat and stewed dog, as well as favourites to welcome the mariner home: oyster loaves, jugged pigeons, fried celery and Poor Knights Pudding.

However, as British city dwellers today are apparently never further than five metres away from a rat, you might want to try this recipe: "First catch your rat, then singe over a flame to rid the skin of any furry cover. John Dunmore is an acclaimed authority on French navigation in the Pacific, and every story and recipe, no matter how slight or facetious, has been picked from the letters and diaries of Cook and his fellow explorers.

Dunmore has written a variety of other books, including a series of thrillers under the pseudonym "Jason Calder". He has produced a book of 18th-century recipes, Mrs Cook's book of recipes for mariners in distant seas. Some of the recipes were derived from the logs of explorers of the day. He has also written plays, held office in the Playwrights Association of New Zealand, and written a history of the association. In his capacity as professor of French, Dunmore was president of the New Zealand Federation des Alliances Francaises.

In this book John Dunmore has compiled the kind of exotic recipe book Elizabeth Cook herself might have . John Dunmore retired as Professor of French at Massey University in 1983 after a distinguished academic career

In this book John Dunmore has compiled the kind of exotic recipe book Elizabeth Cook herself might have written. It includes such delicacies as stewed albatross, turtle soup and roasted goat, as well as favourites to welcome the mariner home: oyster loaves, jugged pigeons, fried celery and Poor Knights Pudding. John Dunmore retired as Professor of French at Massey University in 1983 after a distinguished academic career. A world authority on French navigation in the Pacific, he has written more than 20 books on the subject. His latest books are Storms and Dreams and Where Fate Beckons.

Mrs Cook's Book of Recipes: For Mariners In Distant. by Dunmore, John Hardback. 16. 5 rub. 56. 1 rub. + 32. 2 rub p&p. The Miller Howe Cook Book: Over 200 Recipes from John Tovey's . 780712614849. 20. 2 rub. + 40. 4 rub p&p. by Franz, Stephan Hardback. 58 rub. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket (if applicable) is included for hard covers. No missing or damaged pages, no creases or tears, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins. May have no identifying marks on the inside cover.

ISBN 10: 1847241689, ISBN 13: 9781847241689. Published by Quercus, 2007. Condition: Good Hardcover. From Books Express (Portsmouth, NH, . Price: US$ 7. 6 Convert Currency. Standard shipping can on occasion take up to 30 days for delivery. List this Seller's Books.

He has produced a book of 18th-century recipes, "Mrs Cook's book of recipes for mariners in distant seas". This list of books by Dunmore is representative but by no means complete. Some of the recipes were derived from the logs of explorers of the day, including stewed albatross, stewed ship's rats, and turtle soup. A list of his scholarly writings to 2005 is included in "Pacific Journeys" at pp. 15-19. Published also by ABC Books, Sydney, Australia.