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Good Cooking and Health in the Tropics

Good Cooking and Health in the Tropics

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"Good Cooking and Health in the Tropics," published in 1922, is a rare cookbook that offers a fascinating glimpse into the evolving dietary practices of the early 20th century Philippines.

During the American colonial period, this book captured the fusion of Filipino and American culinary traditions, showcasing recipes adapted to the tropical climate. It provides insights into the everyday lives and health consciousness of Filipinos at the time, with advice on nutrition, food safety, and preservation methods.

As an educational tool, it promoted better cooking practices and healthier lifestyles, emphasizing the use of locally available ingredients. This cookbook is not only a testament to the culinary heritage of the Philippines but also an important cultural artifact.

Enrich your collection with a piece of history and invaluable documentation of Filipino cuisine and health.

  • Author and Publisher: , Manila Bureau of Printing (1922)
  • Condition: Used, fair condition, no markings, with inscription by previous owner / Hardcover
  • Language: English
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