From the Book - 1st Scribner hardcover ed.
Introduction: What's so cosmic about a burrito?
You mean Mexico gave the world more than just tacos?
Whatever happened to the chili queens and tamale kings?
How did the taco become popular before Mexicans flooded the United States?
Who were the enchilada millionaires, and how did they change Mexican food?
How did Americans become experts at writing cookbooks on Mexican food?
Whatever happened to Southwestern cuisine?
What took the burrito so long to become popular?
When did Mexicans start making food for Mexicans?
How did Mexican food get into our supermarkets?
Is the tortilla God's favored method of communication?
How did salsa become America's top-selling condiment?
What are the five greatest Mexican meals in the United States?
Conclusion: What happens after the burrito has gone cosmic?.