Table of Contents
   List of Illustrations
   Acknowledgements
   Note to Readers
   Introduction
   The Family Treep. 1
   Of Bagels and Kingsp. 20
   Rituals, Rhymes and Revolutions: How the Bagel Lost its Worth but Kept its Valuep. 44
   Bagel Polemics in an Independent Polandp. 69
   Boiling Over: The Immigrant Bagel and the Struggle for Workers' Rightsp. 96
   'Kings of the Line': The Story of Bagel Bakers' Union Local No. 338p. 120
   The 'Bagelising' of Americap. 148
   Postscriptp. 180
   Notesp. 196
   Further Readingp. 206
   Indexp. 211