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Book Review: After the Romanovs

Synopsis from Goodreads: Paris has always been a city of cultural excellence, fine wine and food, and the latest fashions. But it has also been a place of refuge for those fleeing persecution, never more so than before and after the Russian Revolution and the fall of the Romanov dynasty. For years, Russian aristocrats had… Continue reading Book Review: After the Romanovs

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Book Review: What She Ate

Synopsis from Goodreads: A culinary historian’s short takes on six famous women through the lens of food and cooking—what they ate and how their attitudes toward food offer surprising new insights into their lives.It’s a lively and unpredictable array of women; what they have in common with one another (and us) is a powerful relationship… Continue reading Book Review: What She Ate