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Danish Cookbooks: Domesticity and National Identity, 1616-1901

Gold, Carol.
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(2017)  | 9780295997834 | UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON PRESS | hbk. | book | 240pp | Availability last checked: 9/12/2017
AUD 125.95 (inc. GST), AUD 114.50 (ex. GST),
Cookbooks tell stories. They open up the worlds in which the people who wroteand read them once lived. In the hands of a good historian, cookbooks can beshown to contain the markings of political, social, and ideological changes thatwe conventionally locate outside the kitchen. Over time, cookbooks...

Danish Cookbooks: Domesticity and National Identity, 1616-1901

Gold, Carol.
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(2017)  | 9780295999050 | UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON PRESS | pbk. | book | 240pp | Availability last checked: 9/12/2017
AUD 42.95 (inc. GST), AUD 39.05 (ex. GST),
Cookbooks tell stories. They open up the worlds in which the people who wroteand read them once lived. In the hands of a good historian, cookbooks can beshown to contain the markings of political, social, and ideological changes thatwe conventionally locate outside the kitchen. Over time, cookbooks...

Fashion through history : costumes, symbols, communication.

Biagini, Antonello. Motta, Giovanna.
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(2017)  | 9781527503441 | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | hbk. | book | 565pp | Availability last checked: 6/12/2017
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Fashion through history : costumes, symbols, communication.

Biagini, Antonello. Motta, Giovanna.
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(2017)  | 9781527503458 | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | hbk. | book | 670pp | Availability last checked: 6/12/2017
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Myth and emotions.

Jos;egrave. Lipscomb, Antonella. Losada, Manuel.
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(2017)  | 9781527500112 | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | hbk. | book | 360pp | Availability last checked: 1/11/2017
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"The emotive nature of myth lays the foundation of the research proposed for this trilingual volume. The book provides a thorough and multifaceted study that offers guidelines and models capable of interpreting mythical-emotional phenomena. It represents a major contribution to a more informed understanding...

Jews in an illusion of paradise : dust and ashes volume two falling out of place and into history.

Simms, Norman.
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(2017)  | 9781527500211 | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | hbk. | book | 540pp | Availability last checked: 1/11/2017
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"The focus of this volume is on essential themes, images and generic patterns, beginning with a Talmudic legend about four scholars. They, by means of daring mystical interpretations of Scripture, entered a Paradise, representing different means of imaginative reading, perception, memory and application...

Food in Zones of Conflict: Cross-Disciplinary Perspectives

Collinson, Paul. Macbeth, Helen.
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(2017)  | 9781785337451 | Berghahn Books | pbk. | book | 252pp | Availability last checked: 28/10/2017
AUD 54.95 (inc. GST), AUD 49.95 (ex. GST),
The availability of food is an especially significant issue in zones of conflictbecause conflict nearly always impinges on the production and the distributionof food, and causes increased competition for food, land and resourcesControlling the production of and access to food can also be used as a weapon...

A Connecticut Christmas: Celebrating the Holiday in Classic New England Style

DAVIS, Caryn B.
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(2017)  | 9781493026050 | GLOBE PEQUOT PRESS | hbk. | book | 224pp | Availability last checked: 3/11/2017
AUD 41.95 (inc. GST), AUD 38.14 (ex. GST),
Celebrate the Holiday Traditions of the Nutmeg State! A Connecticut Christmas isa photographic journey celebrating classic New England traditions, beauty,spirit, and community surrounding the holiday. From light displays to decoratedchurches and inns, spectacular private homes, festivals, carolers,...

Tinsel, Tumbleweeds, and Star-Spangled Celebrations: Holidays on the Western Frontier from New Year's to Christmas

MONAHAN, Sherry.
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(2017)  | 9781493018024 | GLOBE PEQUOT PRESS | pbk. | book | 232pp | Availability last checked: 23/10/2017
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Celebrate the Holidays Old West Style Holidays on the frontier were a time forcelebration, stopping work and chores, and honoring their purpose. This bookincludes stories of all the biggest celebrations, including traditions, food,songs, games, and other fun tidbits. Fifty food and drink recipes and...

Kitchens, Cooking, and Eating in Medieval Italy

Mciver, Katherine A.
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(2017)  | 9781442248946 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 138pp | Availability last checked: 2/12/2017
AUD 120.95 (inc. GST), AUD 109.95 (ex. GST),
The modern twenty-first century kitchen has an array of time saving equipmentfor preparing a meal: a state of the art stove and refrigerator, a microwaveoven, a food processor, a blender and a variety of topnotch pots, pans andutensils. We take so much for granted as we prepare the modern meal – not...

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The Future of Food Tourism: Foodies, Experiences, Exclusivity, Visions and Political Capital

Albrecht, Julia. Fields, Kevin. Meethan, Kevin. Una, McMahon-Beattie. Yeoman, Ian. Albrecht, Julia N. McMahon-Beattie, Una.
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(2015)  | 9781845415389 | Channel View Publications | hbk. | book | 304pp
AUD 238.95 (inc. GST), AUD 217.23 (ex. GST),
This book presents a systematic and pattern-based explanation of food tourism,focusing on how and why change could occur and what the implications could be.In the future will food tourism involve food grown in the laboratory or a moreauthentic experience associated with place and history? The book’s...

 

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