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Books
Cooking
American Food Writing
Better Homes and Gardens New Cookbook
Gourmet Cookbook
Gourmet Today
Larousse Gastronomique
Professional Chef
Beard, James. Beard on Bread
Beard, James. Beard on Food
Bertoli, Paul. Chez Panisse Cooking
Bittman, Mark. How to Cook Everything
Brillat-Savarin, Jean-Anthelme. The Physiology of Taste
Child, Julia and Beck, Simone. Mastering the Art of French Cooking, v1
Child, Julia and Beck, Simone. Mastering the Art of French Cooking, v2
Clairborne, Craig. Southern Cooking
Corriher, Shirley. Cookwise
Cunningham, Marion. Fannie Farmer Cookbook
David, Elizabeth. Book of Mediterranean Food
David, Elizabeth. French Provincial Cooking
Escoffier, Auguste. Escoffier
Glenn, Camille. Heritage of Southern Cooking
Herbst, Sharon Tyler. New Food Lover's Companion
Hodgman, Ann. Beat That!
Keller, Thomas. French Laundry Cookbook
Lewis, Edna. Taste of Country Cooking
McGee, Harold. On Food and Cooking
Parsons, Russ. How to Read a French Fry
Pepin, Jacques. Fast Food My Way
Ripert, Eric. Le Bernardin Cookbook
Rombauer, Irma and Rombauer Becker, Marion. Joy of Cooking
Rosso, Julee and Lukins, Sheila. New Basics Cookbook
Slater, Nigel. The Kitchen Diaries
Thorne, John. Simple Cooking
Waters, Alice. Art of Simple Food
White, Marco Pierre. White Heat
Willard, Pat. America Eats!
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Memoir/Essay
Alone in the Kitchen with an Eggplant
Choice Cuts
Eat, Memory
Remembrance of Things Paris
Secret Ingredients
Abu-Jaber, Diana. The Language of Baklava
Allende, Isabel. Aphrodite
Almond, Steve. Candyfreak
Bemelmans, Ludwig. Hotel Bemelmans
Bourdain, Anthony. A Cook's Tour
Bourdain, Anthony. Kitchen Confidential
Brecher, John and Gaiter, Dorothy J.. Love by the Glass
Buford, Bill. Heat
Child, Julia and Prud'homme, Alex. My Life in France
Colwin, Laurie. Home Cooking
Damrosch, Phoebe. Service Included
Epstein, Jacob. Eating
Fisher, M.F.K.. An Alphabet for Gourmets
Fisher, M.F.K.. The Art of Eating
Fisher, M.F.K.. The Gastronomical Me
Foer, Jonathan Saffron. Eating Animals
Hamilton, Gabrielle. Blood, Bones and Butter
Haney, John. Fair Shares For All
Hesser, Amanda. Cooking for Mr. Latte
Jaffrey, Madhur. Climbing the Mango Trees
Jones, Judith. The Tenth Muse
Kingsolver, Barbara. Animal, Vegetable, Miracle
Liebling, A. J.. Between Meals
Mayes, Frances. Under the Tuscan Sun
Mayle, Peter. A Year in Provence
Narayan, Shoba. Monsoon Diary
Pepin, Jacques. The Apprentice
Powell, Julie. Julie and Julia
Rayner, Jay. The Man Who Ate the World
Reichl, Ruth. Garlic and Sapphires
Reichl, Ruth. Tender at the Bone
Richman, Alan. Fork It Over
Spitz, Bob. Saucier's Apprentice
Steingarten, Jeffrey. The Man Who Ate Everytyhing
Trillin, Calvin. The Tummy Trilogy
Walsh, Robb. Sex, Death and Oysters
Wizenberg, Molly. A Homemade Life
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Noteworthy Nonfiction
Best Food Writing
Apple, R.W.. Far Flung and Well Fed
Berry, Wendell. Bringing It To the Table
Bittman, Mark. Food Matters
Corson, Trevor. The Zen of Fish
Edge, John T.. Fried Chicken
Gibbons, Euell. Stalking the Wild Asparagus
Kamp, David. The United States of Arugula
Kurlansky, Mark. Cod
Kurlansky, Mark. Salt
Le Draoulec, Pascale. American Pie
Lee, Jennifer 8. Fortune Cookie Chronicles
McPhee, John. Oranges
Nestle, Marian. What to Eat
Pendergrast, Mark. Uncommon Grounds
Perman, Stacy. In-N-Out Burger
Pollan, Michael. In Defense of Food
Pollan, Michael. The Omnivore's Dilemma
Ruhlman, Michael. Making of a Chef
Schlosser, Eric. Fast Food Nation
Schott, Ben. Schott's Food & Drink Miscellany
Spang, Rebecca. Invention of the Restaurant
Standage, Tom. History of the World in 6 Glasses
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Periodicals
Blogs
Simple Cooking
Smitten Kitchen
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Magazine/Website - General Interest
New York
New Yorker
Real Simple
Salon
Slate
Texas Monthly
Time Out
Y Yahoo Magazine List
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Magazine/Website - Food
Art Culinaire
Art of Eating
Bon Appetit
Chow
Cook's Illustrated
Cooking Light
Cuisine
Culinate
Diner Journal
Eater
Eating Well
Edible Manhattan
Fine Cooking
Food & Wine
Food Network Magazine
Gastronomica
Good Housekeeping
Gourmet
La Cucina Italiano
Lucky Peach
Martha Stewart
Meatpaper
Saveur
Serious Eats
Southern Living
Vegetarian Times
Wine Enthusiast
Wine Spectator
X Yahoo Food Magazine List
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Magazine/Website - Literary
Alimentum
Fourth Genre
Granta
Literary Bohemian
Narrative
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Magazine/Website - Travel
Afar
Budget Travel
Conde Nast Traveler
Forbes Traveler
Go World Travel
Islands
Matador Network
National Geographic Traveler
Outpost
Town & Country Travel
Travel + Leisure
World Hum
X Yahoo Travel Magazine List
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Newspaper
Daily Telegraph
Los Angeles Times
New York Times
The Guardian
The Independent
The Times
Washington Post
Y Yahoo Newspaper List
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Reference
Craft
Lonely Planet Guide to Travel Writing
So, Is It Done?
Submit
Telling True Stories
Writing Creative Nonfiction
Blundell, William. The Art and Craft of Feature Writing
Flaherty, Francis. Elements of Story
Gutkind, Lee. The Art of Creative Nonfiction
Jacob, Dianne. Will Write For Food
Lamott, Anne. Bird by Bird
Ostman, Barbara Gibbs and Baker, Jane. Recipe Writers Handbook
Stewart, James B.. Follow the Story
Zinsser, William. Inventing the Truth
Zinsser, William. On Writing Well
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Organizations
American Institute of Wine & Food
American Press Institute
American Society of Journalists and Authors
Association of Authors' Representatives
Association of Food Journalists
Council of Literary Magazines and Presses
International Association of Culinary Professionals
International Food Wine and Travel Writers Association
National Press Foundation
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Other
All Recipes
Chowhound
Cook's Thesaurus
Culinary Institute of America
eGullet
Epicurious
Epitourean
Food Channel
Food Reference
French Culinary Institute
Local Harvest
Simply Recipes
Snooth
Zagat
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General Resources
Link List
Gotham Reading/Resources Lists
New York Times Navigator
Ref Desk
University of Texas Reference
Yahoo Reference
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Reference
Bartleby
Encyclopedia Britannica
First Chapters
Google
Google Earth
Google Maps
Lexis/Nexis
Library of Congress
National Geographic Atlas
Poets & Writers Tools for Writers
Shaw Guides
US Copyright Office
Wikipedia
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Words/Usage
American Heritage Dictionary
Associated Press Stylebook
Chicago Manual of Style
Elements of Style
Merriam-Webster Dictionary/Thesaurus (online)
Oxford English Dictionary (2 volume)
Oxford English Dictionary (20 volume)
Oxford English Dictionary (online)
Roget's II Thesaurus (alphabetized)
Roget's International Thesaurus (categorized)
University of Calgary Grammar Guide
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