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A Gentleman at the Table

A Concise, Contemporary Guide to Table Manners

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A Gentleman at the Table will give any man the knowledge he needs to maneuver any dining situation - from a casual meal of fried chicken at his mom's house to a seven-course dinner at the finest restaurant in the world.
 

A Gentleman at the Table will give any man the knowledge he needs to maneuver any dining situation - from a casual meal of fried chicken at his mom's house to a seven-course dinner at the finest restaurant in the world. It includes. . .

  • How to set a table
  • How to pronounce more than 100 unusual food names
  • How to use obscure eating utensils
  • How to perform the Heimlich maneuver
  • How to eat more than 25 foods that are challenging to eat gracefully such as lobster, snails, fried chicken, and pasta.

In a society where more and more people eat with plastic forks and spoons at fast food restaurants, it is still important that a man know proper dining etiquette. There are still situations where not knowing what a finger bowl is or not knowing how to pronounce an item on a menu can have an effect on what others think of you. Showing he has little working knowledge of table manners at a lunch meeting or on a job interview over dinner may have an important impact on a man's life.

Like all the books in the GentleManners series, A Gentleman at the Table is easy to use, non-threatening, and an entertaining read.

Contributor(s) John Bridges , Bryan Curtis , Sheryl Shade
About the Contributor(s) John Bridges

John Bridges, author of How to Be a Gentleman, is also the coauthor, with Bryan Curtis, of seven other volumes in the best-selling GentleManners series. He is a frequent guest on television and radio news programs, always championing gentlemanly behavior in modern society. Bridges has appeared on the Today Show, the Discovery Channel, and CBS Sunday Morning, and has been profiled in People magazine and the New York Times.



Bryan Curtis

Bryan Curtis is an author and the president of Dance Floor Books. He is the author/coauthor and editor of more than 25 books, including My SouthMy Southern FoodClassic Wisdom for the Good LifeClassic Wisdom for the Professional Life, and the popular GentleManners series.

 



Sheryl Shade
Sheryl Shade is the owner of Shade Global, a marketing and representation firm.  She has represented numerous Olympic athletes, and coordinates marketing, sponsorship, and underwriting for documentary filmmaker Ken Burns.
UPC 031869001112
ISBN-10 1401601766
ISBN-13 9781401601768
Publish Date Oct 20, 2004
Weight (lbs) 0.6800
Height 8.10
Width 4.60
Length 208
Length Unit Pages
Publisher Thomas Nelson
Price $14.99
Format Hardcover
Language English

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