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Julia Child – Alex Prud'homme: My Life in France Julia Child – Alex Prud'homme: My Life in France Julia Child – Alex Prud'homme: My Life in France

In ​her own words, here is the captivating story of Julia Child's years in France, where she fell in love with French food and found „her true calling”.

From the moment the ship docked in Le Havre in the fall of 1948 and Julia watched the well-muscled stevedores unloading the cargo to the first perfectly soigne meal that she and her husband, Paul, savored in Rouen en route to Paris, where he was to work for the USIS, Julia had an awakening that changed her life. Soon this tall, outspoken gal from Pasadena, California, who didn't speak a word of French and knew nothing about the country, was steeped in the language, chatting with purveyors in the local markets, and enrolled in the Cordon Bleu.

After managing to get her degree despite the machinations of the disagreeable directrice of the school, Julia started teaching cooking classes herself, then teamed up with two fellow gourmettes, Simone Beck and Louisette Bertholle, to help them with a book they were trying to… (tovább)

Eredeti megjelenés éve: 2006

Duckworth, United Kingdom, 2012
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Anchor, New York, 2007
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Anchor, 2007
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Julia Child – Alex Prud'homme: My Life in France

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