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Montanari, Massimo. The Culture of Food. Cambridge, Mass.: Blackwell Publishers, 1994.

Ziegelman, Jane. 97 Orchard: An Edible History of Five Families in One New York Tenement. Harper Collins, 2010.

Hasia R. Diner, Hungering for America (Harvard University Press, 1991)

Roger Daniels, Coming to America: A History of Immigration and Ethnicity in American Life (Perennial, 1991)