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Shake Them 'Simmons Down By Janet Lembke,

  • Title: Shake Them 'Simmons Down
  • Author: Janet Lembke
  • ISBN: 9781558213500
  • Page: 377
  • Format: Paperback
  • A keen naturalist s eye focused on the trees of the American South.
    Shake Them Simmons Down A keen naturalist s eye focused on the trees of the American South

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    1. O, the goodness that comes from trees Pecan Pawpaw Persimmon Sassafras Sumac, et cetera Once upon a time before supermarkets, we depended on these idiosyncratic food sources Janet Lembke s book, Shake them Simmons Down is a lovely collection of folklore, old time recipes, poems and natural history that surrounds these and other trees that have close connections to our hunter gather and agrarian traditions If you love trees, you ll enjoy this book.

    2. Shake Them Simmons Down by Janet Lembke Lyons Press 1996 582.16 Janet Lembke, good Southerner that she is, has written about the character of the trees that grow near her house and that are typically considered Southern the Osage Orange, the Devil s Walking Stick, and the Paw Paw, just to name a few She includes recipes, uses, and the folklore about each species This is a useful addition to the literature My rating 7 10, finished 5 17 2010.

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