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HIST 378: Food & Feasting

Use this guide to access background information, books, journal articles, web sites, and primary sources related to the history and culture surrounding food around the globe.

Background Reading

Highlighted Titles in the Collection:

Start with some background reading. 

  • Otherwise, identifying books and articles will take longer.


Tip: Use the links and books on this tab to help you locate names, dates, and keywords.

  • Your research will be better and take less time!
  • Use bibliographies to locate other books and articles.
  • Watch out for authors and/or titles that are cited over and over; they may be important.


Use of bibliographies is very valuable when you are building a comprehensive bibliography.