The president's table :two hundred years of dining and diplomacy /Barry H. Landau.

Collection Type

  • Books and periodicals

GUSN

GUSN-249086

Description

ix, 292 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 31 cm., A visual history of the American presidency as reflected by diplomatic entertaining events traces the early days of provincial dining in the capital through today's sumptuous White House state banquets.

Details

Descriptive Terms

History
Prèasident
Presidents History
Presidents
Presidents Social life and customs
Presidents Collectibles
Entertaining History
Dinners and dining History
Food habits History
Political culture History
Bankett
Social life and customs
WeiÇes Haus

Originator

Landau, Barry H.

Publication

New York, N.Y. : Collins

Description

ix, 292 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 31 cm.
A visual history of the American presidency as reflected by diplomatic entertaining events traces the early days of provincial dining in the capital through today's sumptuous White House state banquets.

Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 288-290).

ISBN

9780060899103
0060899107

Call Number

Stacks E176.1.L244 2007

Other People and Orgs

White House (Washington, D.C.)
USA

Material Type

Anecdotes.
Biography Anecdotes.
Pictorial works.

Places

United States
Washington (D.C.)
Washington (DC)

Variant Title

200 years of dining and diplomacy