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February 04, 2008


Melissa Epstein

Brilliant description of life in Europe in the 19th and 20th centuries.

George Kedourie

Let's have more of those recipes!

judy Jackson

Coming soon: recipe for Portuguese Pasteis de Nata - they are totally yummy. As it says in the book "They are the most delicious things I have ever eaten. Three or four aren't quite enough, but five are just too much".

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