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History & Culture of Food in Italy : Find Books

Use this guide to start your research for the History & Culture of Food in Italy course at Gonzaga-in-Florence.

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Start here to find books, media & scholarship. Library materials are accessed electronically and/or are housed at the Gonzaga in Florence Library.

Featured Books Available at GIF Library

Browse for Books by Call Number

D --- History (General)
DG --  Italy - Malta
G --- Geography, Anthropology, Recreation
GN --  Anthropology
GT --  Manners and Customs (General)
GV --  Recreation - Leisure
H --- Social Sciences
HF --  Commerce
HM --  Sociology (General)
HN --  Social History and Conditions
HQ --  The Family - Marriage - Women
HT --  Communities - Classes - Races
S --- Agriculture
T --- Technology
TX --  Home Economics