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Eat Smart in Turkey
How to Decipher the Menu, Know the Market Foods & Embark on a Tasting Adventure
Second Edition

Joan Peterson

Unlock the secrets of Turkey’s exotic menus and markets!

A comprehensive guide to Turkey’s unique cuisine that will give vacationers, business travelers and backpackers alike an extra dimension of travel pleasure.


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Joan Peterson is the author of the Eat Smart series of guidebooks for travelers and cookbook lovers who want to get to the heart of a country’s culture through its cuisine. She has traveled extensively for many years, and has led culinary tours to Morocco, India, Sicily, Peru, Norway, and Turkey.





“Lots of details on regional food differences and a healthy selection of recipes to sample before you go.”
USA Today



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Of related interest are the other titles in the Eat Smart culinary travel guide series.

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January 2005
160 pp.   5.5 x 8.5
color photos, b/w illus.
2 maps

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Paper $13.95 t
ISBN 978-0-9641168-8-7
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