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Try Culturegrams before your next vacation or school report on a country, state or Canadian province. Includes videos, slideshows, interviews, native recipes, maps, current economic data and more.
Full-text access to journal, magazine & newspaper articles and downloadable media
Useful internet resources for many topics
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Great travel site to check out and plan your destination, with ratings on places to stay, restaurants, things to do. Advice from real travelers, good tips, and hidden travel gems.
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You Eat What You Are : People, Culture and Food Traditions You Eat What You Are : People, Culture and Food Traditions
Provides a culinary historical overview, including how food habits change and are central to social life, for 170 different cultural groups. Sections include: "Domestic Life"; categories of food commonly used, such as dairy products, fruits and vegetables, "Meals and Customs"; "Special Occasions"; "Cooking Methods"; and "Regional Specialties".
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