Pumpkin : the curious history of an American icon / Cindy Ott.
"Why do so many Americans drive for miles each autumn to buy a vegetable that they are unlikely to eat? While most people around the world eat pumpkin throughout the year, North Americans reserve it for holiday pies and other desserts that celebrate the harvest season and the rural past. They d...
Seattle, Wash :
University of Washington Press,
|Series:||Weyerhaeuser environmental book.