Cooking and Baking During the War of Northern Aggression

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About the author:
Robert W. Pelton proudly claims a heritage going all the way back to well before the War for American Independence. One of Mr. Pelton's ancestors, John Rogers, came to America on the Mayflower and was one of 41 signers of the Mayflower Compact.
Another, John Smith was one of the founders of Jamestown.
Peleg Pelton served as the fifer in the Continental Army at age 18 during the Battle
of Saratoga (1777) and again in Yorktown (1781).
Captain Peter Hager was Commander of the Old Stone Fort in Schoharie, New York, in 1780.
Another, Captain Bezaleel Tyler fought in the only Revolutionary War Battle taking place in Sullivan County, New York. Here he fought against Mohawk Chief Thayendeneges, who was also known by the name of Joseph Brant,
Mr. Pelton is a member of Sons of the Revolution (SOR), and Sons of the American Revolution (SAR).
For a Power Point Presentation covering the Words, Dreams, Beliefs, and Aspirations of Our Founding Fathers or Cooking and Baking in the American Colonies contact Mr. Pelton at 865-523-9523; 865-776-6644; FAX 865-633-8398; or by e-mail at:

Cooking and Baking During the War of Northern Aggression

a unique collection of recipes covering everything from bread and crackers and biscuits to cookies and layer cakes and pies as they were enjoyed by heroes on the Southern side of the War of Northern Aggression

Authored by Robert W. Pelton

Baking Recipes From the Wives & Mothers of Civil War Heroes, Heroines & Other Notables is a unique collection of special recipes dating from the Civil War period of our history. It's a practical baking book as well as the modern person's guide to authentic baking recipes from the Civil War period. These recipes were popular, or at least regularly used before, during and just after the Civil War or War Between the States. Can you resist baking and devouring a skillet of Spider Corn Cake as it was served to the family of President of the Confederate States of America, Jefferson Davis? Maybe you'd prefer to whip up a batch of delightful Yeast Rolls favored by General Nathan Bedford Forrest? And be sure to try General Robert E. Lee's favorite Huckleberry Pancakes? Each recipe is an authentic updated family recipe from the terrible period of the American Civil War.. .

Publication Date:
1449982077 / 9781449982072
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Binding Type:
US Trade Paper
Trim Size:
8" x 10"
Black and White
Related Categories:
Humor / General

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