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Author Smith, Andrew F., 1946-

Title Hamburger : a global history / Andrew F. Smith.

Imprint London : Reaktion, 2008.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  641.8409 Sm51h 2008    ---  Available
Description 151 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 21 cm.
Series Edible
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 138-139) and index.
Contents Humble hamburger beginnings -- The hamburger chain -- The McDonald's machine -- McDonald clones -- The hamburger experience -- The global burger -- Hamburgers today and tomorrow.
Summary Traces the history and cultural impact of the hamburger, from its beginning as a nineteenth-century American street food sold by vendors, to the successful chain operations started by White Castle in 1921, to its impact on food culture around the world.
Subject Hamburgers.
Hamburgers -- History.
ISBN 1861893906 (hbk.)
9781861893901 (hbk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000043634114
NZ1 12520303

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