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Pages
312 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
165 x 235 mm
Pub date
Nov 2016
An Anglican priest hands out brass knuckles to his congregation to guard his church from anti-Christmas fanatics. Fascists insist that the real Christmas is the Winter Solstice, while Communists stage ... Read more

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Devouring Japan: Global Perspectives on Japanese Culinary Identity

ISBN : 9780190240400

Price(incl.tax): 
¥15,246
Author: 
Nancy K. Stalker
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Jul 2018
Original essays by leading food historians and leading scholars of Japanese history, literature, and anthropology Examines the role of Japanese foods in regional, national, and international iden ... Read more

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Devouring Japan: Global Perspectives on Japanese Culinary Identity

ISBN : 9780190240417

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¥3,850
Author: 
Nancy K. Stalker
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
May 2018
Original essays by leading food historians and leading scholars of Japanese history, literature, and anthropology Examines the role of Japanese foods in regional, national, and international iden ... Read more

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Greek and Roman Festivals: Content, Meaning, and Practice

ISBN : 9780199696093

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¥23,276
Author: 
J. Rasmus Brandt; Jon W. Iddeng
Pages
432 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
151 x 221 mm
Pub date
Nov 2012
Festivals were the heartbeat of Greek and Roman society and fulfilled significant roles in its social and political organization and within its institutions. Setting the rhythm of the year, festivals ... Read more

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Holy Sh*t: A Brief History of Swearing

ISBN : 9780190491680

Price(incl.tax): 
¥2,453
Author: 
Melissa Mohr
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
140 x 210 mm
Pub date
Jul 2016
Contains original research into the history of swearing, and is scrupulous in analyzing the claims of other scholars Corrects popular myths about swearing--for example, the F-word does not come f ... Read more

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Holy Sh*t: A Brief History of Swearing

ISBN : 9780199742677

Price(incl.tax): 
¥3,839
Author: 
Melissa Mohr
Pages
336 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
148 x 214 mm
Pub date
May 2013
Swearing is a fascinating thing. Almost everyone does it, or worries about not doing it, from the two year old who has just discovered the power of the potty mouth to the grandma who wonders why ever ... Read more

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The Elizabethan New Year's Gift Exchanges, 1559-1603

ISBN : 9780197265260

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¥27,390
Author: 
Jane A. Lawson
Pages
730 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
163 x 241 mm
Pub date
Feb 2013
Series
Records of Social and Economic History
The records of Queen Elizabeth's New Year's gift exchanges convey a wealth of information about the late Tudor court. Records of twenty-four exchanges survive from the forty-five years of Elizabeth's ... Read more

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Twenty Lessons in the Sociology of Food and Agriculture

ISBN : 9780190662127

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¥6,149
Author: 
Jason Konefal; Maki Hatanaka
Pages
432 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Sep 2018
Twenty Lessons in the Sociology of Food and Agriculture examines food and agriculture from farm to fork using a sociological lens. Following the "Lessons" format, the book presents twenty sociological ... Read more

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