alternate englands - belated questions

Otter Perry ottertee at silverwinggraphics.com
Wed Feb 16 12:43:13 EST 2005


On Wednesday, February 16, 2005, at 10:18 AM, Jadwiga Zajaczkowa / 
Jenne Heise wrote:

> *grin* Pasta (linguine, in particular) is described in the Tacuinum
> Sanitatis. We have reason to believe it may have come into Europe
> through the Middle East, since the Tacuinum is originally Middle
> Eastern, but there is also reason to believe it may have been Roman.
>
> One site out there that gives some information and is reasonably
> believable:
> http://www.geocities.com/katjaorlova/PastaClass.htm

Thanks ever so.  I shall now annoy everyone I know [and their knees]
with this information.


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