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Their last suppers [electronic resource] : legends of history and their final meals / Andrew Caldwell.

Caldwell, Andrew. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781449401887 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1449401880 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (xvii, 205 p.) : ill.
  • Publisher: Kansas City, Mo. : Andrews McMeel Pub., c2010.

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Formatted Contents Note: Captain Edward John Smith, RMS Titanic, North Atlantic, April 15, 1912 -- Martin Luther King, Memphis, Tennessee, April 4, 1968 -- Napoleon Bonaparte, Defeated at Waterloo, Belgium, June 18, 1815 -- Alexander the Great, Babylon, Iraq, June 13, 323 BC -- Diana, Princess of Wales, Paris, France, August 30, 1997 -- John F. Kennedy, Dallas, Texas, November 22, 1963 -- Montezuma II, Last Aztec Emperor, Tenochtitian, June 39, 1520 -- Rasputin, St. Petersburg, Russia, December 20, 1916 -- Cleopatra, Alexandria, Egypt, August 6, 30 BC -- Admiral Horatio Nelson, HMS Victory, Trafalgar, Spain, October 21, 1805 -- Abraham Lincoln, Washington, DC, April 14, 1865 -- Leonidas, King of Sparta, Thermopylae, Greece, August 18, 480 BC -- Captain Ernst Lehmann, The Hindenburg, Lakehurst, New Jersey, May 6, 1937 -- Elvis Presley, Graceland, Memphis, Tennessee, August 16, 1977 -- Lord Frederick Chelmsford, Defeated at Islandwana, South Africa, January 22, 1879 -- Gaius Julius Caesar, The Curia, Rome, March 15, 44 BC -- George Armstrong Custer, Little Bighorn, June 25, 1876 -- Adolph Hitler, The Fuhrerbunker, Berlin, Germany, April 30, 1945 -- Marilyn Monroe, Brentwood, California, August 5, 1962 -- Captain James Cook, Kealakekua Bay, Hawaii, February 14, 1779 -- John Franklin Candy, Durango, Mexico, March 4, 1994.
Summary, etc.: Describes the last meals of such notable historical figures as Martin Luther King, Jr., Princess Diana, and Napoleon Bonaparte, and provides menus and recipe recreations of each meal.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Last meal before execution > Miscellanea.
Celebrities > Death.
Gastronomy.
Cooking.
Genre: Electronic books.

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