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LIVE from the NYPL: Appetite City: A Culinary History of New York

November 5, 2009

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Restaurant critic and author William Grimes, joined by Editor in Chief of Gourmet Magazine Ruth Reichl and others, illuminates the fascinating culinary history of New York by describing how restaurant life has changed over the years.