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In this wide-ranging and entertaining study Harvey Levenstein tells of the remarkable transformation in how Americans ate that took place from 1880 to 1930.

About the Author

Harvey Levenstein is Professor Emeritus of History at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario. Among his books are Paradox of Plenty: A Social History of Eating in Modern America, Revised Edition (California, 2003), Seductive Journey: American Tourists in France from the Jefferson to the Jazz Age (1998), and Communism, Anticommunism and the CIO (1981).

Product Details

ISBN:
9780520234390
Author:
Levenstein, Harvey
Publisher:
University of California Press
Location:
Berkeley
Subject:
General
Subject:
Food habits
Subject:
Customs & Traditions
Subject:
Diet
Subject:
Food habits -- United States -- History.
Subject:
Diet -- United States -- History.
Subject:
History
Subject:
Sociology - General
Edition Description:
Cloth
Series:
California Studies in Food and Culture
Series Volume:
1587
Publication Date:
20030531
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
20 b/w photographs
Pages:
285
Dimensions:
9 x 6 x 0.88 in 14 oz

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