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The Book of Kimchi Hardcover – July 25, 1999

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Product Details

  • Hardcover: 152 pages
  • Publisher: Korea Information Service (July 25, 1999)
  • ISBN-10: 897375551X
  • ISBN-13: 978-8973755516
  • Product Dimensions: 12.3 x 9.9 x 0.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 2.8 pounds
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #3,481,213 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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Chun Ja Lee - Professor at Suwon Women's College, Korea

Hye Won Park - Professor at Shin Heung College, Korea

Kwi Young Kim - Professor at Sangju National Polytechnic University, Korea

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1 of 2 people found the following review helpful By darkstone on August 14, 2013
Format: Hardcover
This is a nicely bound, presentation quality book. It is jam-packed with lush, gorgeous photographs (kimchi porn... who knew?!). The authors are native Koreans, all university professors, so it would seem this would lend the book the same kind of credibility we might offer a book on canning written by Home Economics professors from our American land-grant universities. The book contains encyclopedic knowledge of everything you might ever want to know about kimchi, from its history and cultural traditions to explanations of ingredients and a variety of recipes. It is written in a clear, easily understandable style. If you wanted to learn about kimchi, this seems like an excellent book to start with.
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