The Recipes of Musa Dagh: An Armenian cookbook in a dialect of its own

$20.00
  • The Recipes of Musa Dagh: An Armenian cookbook in a dialect of its own

The Recipes of Musa Dagh: An Armenian cookbook in a dialect of its own

$20.00
Author: Alberta, Anna and Louisa Magazanian Format: Paperback
The Armenian villages of Musa Dagh (Mount Moses) were among the very few that resisted the 1915 Ottoman forced marches. Victoria Magzanian was 9 years old when she climbed the mountain. These are the recipes of Victoria who ultimately survived and learned the cooking of her beloved Musa Dagh homeland. Her daughter Anna eagerly learned her mother's recipes over the many years they lived together.

The 2008 edition was revised in 2015, the centennial of the Armenian genocide. TheåÊnew edition provides new recipes, added text about the village where we lived on Musa Dagh and various corrections. The new text includes a description of the battle on Musa Dagh and the evacuation of the villagers that took place.

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The Armenian villages of Musa Dagh (Mount Moses) were among the very few that resisted the 1915 Ottoman forced marches. Victoria Magzanian was 9 years old when she climbed the mountain. These are the recipes of Victoria who ultimately survived and learned the cooking of her beloved Musa Dagh homeland. Her daughter Anna eagerly learned her mother's recipes over the many years they lived together.

The 2008 edition was revised in 2015, the centennial of the Armenian genocide. TheåÊnew edition provides new recipes, added text about the village where we lived on Musa Dagh and various corrections. The new text includes a description of the battle on Musa Dagh and the evacuation of the villagers that took place.