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We are what we eat

ethnic food and the making of Americans

by Donna R. Gabaccia

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Food habits -- United States,
    • Ethnic food industry -- United States,
    • Ethnic attitudes -- United States,
    • United States -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-267) and index.

      StatementDonna R. Gabaccia ; [illustrations by Susan Keller].
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsGT2853.U5 G33 1998
      The Physical Object
      Pagination278 p. :
      Number of Pages278
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL703506M
      ISBN 100674948602
      LC Control Number97052712

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