The George Bernard Shaw Vegetarian Cook Book

The George Bernard Shaw Vegetarian Cook Book It is beneficial to one s health not to be carnivorous The strongest animals such as the bull are vegetarians Look at me I have ten times as much good health and energy as a meat eater So said Georg

  • Title: The George Bernard Shaw Vegetarian Cook Book
  • Author: Alice Laden Rubeigh James Minney Tony Matthews
  • ISBN: 0330258796
  • Page: 417
  • Format: Paperback
  • It is beneficial to one s health not to be carnivorous The strongest animals, such as the bull, are vegetarians Look at me I have ten times as much good health and energy as a meat eater So said George Bernard Shaw, a vegetarian and also a man much concerned about his weight the calories in each of his meals had to be carefully weighted and the total accurately calcu It is beneficial to one s health not to be carnivorous The strongest animals, such as the bull, are vegetarians Look at me I have ten times as much good health and energy as a meat eater So said George Bernard Shaw, a vegetarian and also a man much concerned about his weight the calories in each of his meals had to be carefully weighted and the total accurately calculated.His cook housekeeper, Mrs Laden, looked after him for the sixteen years before his death in 1943 at the age of ninety four These are the recipes that made up the menus she devised for him all delicious, satisfying, and all conforming to his standards of vegetarianism, low calory count and economy.

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    1. Whilst the menus within this book are interesting and an historical record of the type of food George Bernard Shaw ate in later life are fascinating, the most interesting part of the book is the introduction.R J Minney writes a succinct and tremendously interesting account of Shaw's road to vegetarianism and the part Alice Laden, who originally looked after Shaw's wife until her death, played in it. It is interesting to note that Shaw only became a vegetarian at age 25.And Minney quotes stories [...]

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