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Lisa Shock

"Modernist Cuisine: The Art and Science of Bread"

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On 9/28/2016 at 11:03 AM, rotuts said:

its possible

 

Buy Canadienne  !

 

or find a Friend N of the Border !

Book Running, the new kind of Drug running???

 

Good thing I live close to the border, going to have to jump on over and grab my copy there!

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Thanks for the update. I'm listening to it now.

 

Just picked up Modernist Cuisine recently (ended up buying Modernist Cuisine at Home first) and am blown away. I'm going to simply have to buy Modernist Bread.

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Just a heads up, looks like amazon.de and amazon.co.uk have the book reduced atm to 408.52€ or 425 GBP:

https://www.amazon.de/MODERNIST-BREAD-Nathan-Myhrvold/dp/0982761058

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Modernist-Bread-Science-Nathan-Myhrvold/dp/0982761058

 

not sure if that's an temporary thing or a permanent price reduction. This is as far as I see a bit cheaper for the europeans than the canadian amazon offer a few months ago.

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On 2/20/2017 at 5:49 PM, Haldir said:

not sure if that's an temporary thing or a permanent price reduction. This is as far as I see a bit cheaper for the europeans than the canadian amazon offer a few months ago.

 

after telling myself I definitely wouldn't buy from them again (after the errors in the first MC & the shipping damage when they sent out MC@H naked), I've bought.

 

There must be crack addicts with more self control than me!

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On 2/24/2017 at 4:46 PM, chefmd said:

Update from Modernist Bread blog.  You can see cover photos but publication date was pushed back to fall 2017.

I had missed this update, but honestly I'm glad it was delayed. I anticipate running my oven full tilt after it arrives, and summer is not an ideal time to be doing that in Oklahoma!

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a note of sorts :

 

some time ago :

 

Odd:

 

Modernist Baking Amazon  USA  vs CA :

 

USA      $ 593    list    625     USD

 

CAN     $ 532     list    810     CDN

 

and i just checked this :

 

 

https://www.amazon.ca/Modernist-Bread-Science-Nathan-Myhrvold/dp/0982761058/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1494194006&sr=8-1&keywords=modernist+bread

 

$ 724 CDN

 

to those of our Friends N of the Border :

 

are they honoring your lower price ?

 

Yikes !

 

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I'm not north of the border but almost certainly Jeff is honoring the guarantee.  But the amazon guarantee is if the preorder price goes down you get the lower price.

 

For those who pre-ordered at CA$532, I think that they are quite safe.

 

As for the US, the current amazon price is $545.37.  My price is $500.  The release date listed is 10/24/2017.

 

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On 5/7/2017 at 6:01 PM, rotuts said:

a note of sorts :

 

some time ago :

 

Odd:

 

Modernist Baking Amazon  USA  vs CA :

 

USA      $ 593    list    625     USD

 

CAN     $ 532     list    810     CDN

 

and i just checked this :

 

 

https://www.amazon.ca/Modernist-Bread-Science-Nathan-Myhrvold/dp/0982761058/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1494194006&sr=8-1&keywords=modernist+bread

 

$ 724 CDN

 

to those of our Friends N of the Border :

 

are they honoring your lower price ?

 

Yikes !

 

yup - preorder price still reads $532

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On 5/7/2017 at 11:34 PM, JoNorvelleWalker said:

The release date listed is 10/24/2017.

 

The release date has been updated to Nov. 7, 2017 now. At least it will be plenty cool enough by then to run the oven!

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