Author: Hashi-San
Publisher: Conari Pr
ISBN: 9780943233239
Size: 25.36 MB
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This charming book for lovers of Asian food and people interested in Asian culture and the rituals of eating is bursting with fascinating stories and drawings about chopsticks and Asian cookery.


Author: Q. Edward Wang
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107023963
Size: 41.74 MB
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Offers a pioneering account of the history of chopsticks, charting their evolution in Asian food culture to the present day.


Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
Size: 14.86 MB
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A small mouse named Chopsticks who lives on a floating restaurant in China becomes friends with a carved wooden dragon who wants to fly, and on the night of the full moon, during Chinese New Year, they share a high-flying adventure with the ...

Fried Eggs With Chopsticks

Author: Polly Evans
Publisher: Delta
ISBN: 0440336392
Size: 44.59 MB
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Whether she’s viewing the embalmed cadaver of Chairman Mao or drinking yak-butter tea, this is Polly’s eye-opening account of a culture torn between stunning modern architecture and often bizarre ancient mysteries…and of her attempt ...

Untangling My Chopsticks

Author: Victoria Abbott Riccardi
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 0307492400
Size: 60.30 MB
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I slipped my chopsticks out of their paper wrapper and then broke the top portion
apart. I had heard that ]apanese men twitch with pleasure every time they snap
the sticks open. New chopsticks are said to be like young virgins; the snap
symbolizes their deflowering. What I didn't know then, but would discover years
later, was that there are approximately fifty different types of chopsticks in ]apan,
made of wood, bamboo, ivory, bone, and various metals, and that numerous dos
and don'ts ...

Chopsticks Only Work In Pairs

Author: Shanshan Du
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231504737
Size: 14.48 MB
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Through an ethnographic study of the Lahu people of southwest China, I will
explore in this book how gender equality has become a by-product of the
worldview of gender unity, which is vividly expressed by the proverb "Chopsticks
only work in pairs." According to this worldview, it is only right and natural that
men and women, who are expected to unify in husband-wife teams, take joint
roles as much as possible in all areas, including pregnancy, childbirth, childcare,
domestic chores, ...

Chopsticks In The Land Of Cotton Lives Of Mississippi Delta Chinese Grocers

Author: Professor of Psychology Emeritus John Jung
Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc
ISBN: 1257144413
Size: 63.84 MB
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The story of how a few Chinese immigrants found their way to the Mississippi River Delta in the late 1870s and earned their living with small family operated grocery stores in neighborhoods where mostly black cotton plantation workers lived ...

Miss Chopsticks

Author: Xinran
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 1407065742
Size: 72.28 MB
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Sisters Three, Five and Six don't have much education, but they know two things for certain: their mother is a failure because she hasn't produced a son, and they only merit a number as a name.

Dancing With Dragons

Author: Moni Lai Storz
Publisher: Global Business Strategies
ISBN: 0957763107
Size: 41.78 MB
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This is a book every executive should read and keep in their briefcase for reference when flying to their next global appointment.