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Taste of History

A TASTE OF HISTORY is a TV cooking series that explores America's culinary beginnings from the Birthplace of American Cuisine. This innovative series brings America's history to life and makes it vibrant as we step back in time and get to know the founders of our country through the food they ate and the recipes they prepared. Chef Walter Staib, an award-winning internationally known chef with over four decades of experience, is a master of open hearth cookery. He demonstrates a true mastery in the preparation of sophisticated 18th Century cuisine, sure to inspire home-cooks. A TASTE OF HISTORY is . . .

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Thursday, Sep 6, 2012 - 9:00 AM
"David Rittenhouse's Orrery"
David Rittenhouse taught himself Newton's Laws by the age of 13. Soon after, he became an expert clockmaker, and then a Professor of Astronomy. Rittenhouse created an orrery, an elaborate machine to track the movements of the sun, the moon and the stars. D
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Thursday, Sep 6, 2012 - 9:00 AM "David Rittenhouse's Orrery" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Sep 13, 2012 - 9:00 AM "Yellow Fever" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Sep 20, 2012 - 9:00 AM "Betsy Ross Sews A Legend" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Sep 27, 2012 - 9:00 AM "18th Century Animals" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Oct 4, 2012 - 9:00 AM "Coffee at Colonial Williamsburg" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Oct 11, 2012 - 9:00 AM "Lafayette's Sacrifices" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Oct 18, 2012 - 9:00 AM "The Beautiful People of Colonial Williamsburg" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Oct 25, 2012 - 9:00 AM "The Washingtons at Mount Vernon, Part 1" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Nov 1, 2012 - 9:00 AM "The Washingtons at Mount Vernon, Part 2" (PLUS)
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Thursday, Nov 8, 2012 - 9:00 AM "Bartram's Gardens: A Revolution In Gardening" (PLUS)
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