Featured Database: Food and Drink in History

Food and Drink in History is a collection of materials from the past 500 years covering different aspects of the history of food and drinks. Issues around agriculture and nutrition are highlighted and the advertising histories of key brands are explored. The materials in the collection demonstrate the links between food and politics, power, gender, race and socio-economic status. Resources include cookbooks, recipes, advertising, films, illustrations and government reports.

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