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Community Cookbooks - Selected Titles from Across the United States
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10 Early Mixology Books - Pre-prohibition imprints from the Library of Congress general collections.

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Updated Research Guide: Presidential Food

Updated Research Guide: Environmentalism: Resources for kids, young adults, educators and parents

New Research Guide: Zika Virus: Selected Internet Resources

New Research Guide: Dining on the Railroad

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