Bibliographic Details

Man bites dog : hot dog culture in America / Bruce Kraig and Patty Carroll.

Author / Creator Kraig, Bruce.
Imprint Lanham : AltaMira Press, c2012.
Description viii, 191 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Language English
Series Altamira studies in food and gastronomy
Studies in food and gastronomy.
Subject Frankfurters -- United States.
Hot dog stands -- United States.
Food habits -- United States.
Food habits.
Hot dog stands.
United States.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record
Other authors / contributors Carroll, Patty.
ISBN 9780759120730 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0759120730 (hbk. : alk. paper)
9780759120747 (ebk.)
0759120749 (ebk.)
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Inside the dog: lore and history
  • Democratic food and popular culture
  • Hot dog people: entrepreneurs, experts, and fans
  • Hot dog emporia: signs and meanings
  • Doggie styles.