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Cultural studies: customs & traditions

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Transglobal fashion narratives
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Everywhere we look, people are using fashion to communicate self and society-who they are, and where they belong. Transglobal Fashion Narratives prese...
Customs in common
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A companion volume to The Making of The English Working Class, extending the studies there to include the examination of plebeian culture, working class consciousness, and industrial life.

Ghosts of the tsunami
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**WINNER OF THE RATHBONES FOLIO PRIZE**'The definitive book on the quake which killed more than 15,000 people.' Mail Online'You will not read a finer ...
My father's wake
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Death is a whisper in the Anglo-Saxon world. But on a remote island, off the coast of County Mayo, death has a louder voice. Along with reports of inc...

Fall seven times, get up eight
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Japan's image in the world, and self-image, is tied up in a tumultuous history, from turbulent medieval ages, to the stable Tokugawa era, to catastrop...
Guide for the modern gentleman
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Debrett's first book defining all aspects of life for the modern man. Includes behavioural and etiquette advice, along with style guides and interesti...

Creative sole
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Creative Sole, Japanese Sneaker Culture is a book that looks at Japan's prolific presence in sneaker culture globally. Creative, covetable and cool, J...
Smoke gets in your eyes and other lessons from the crematorium
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THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER'Unforgettable . . . a hilarious, poignant and impassioned plea to revolutionise our attitudes to death' Gavin Francis, G...

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Style inspiration for everyone, no matter your size.Be inspired by 100 of the very best plus-size street style images from around the world.Plus-size ...
First bite
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Fortnum & Mason Food Book of the Year 2016We are not born knowing what to eat; we each have to figure it out for ourselves. From childhood onwards...

Vogue - the gown
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Illustrated with fabulous images from Vogue's archive, Vogue: The Gown is the ultimate book for fashion lovers.In Vogue: The Gown, Jo Ellison has gath...
Danish cookbooks
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Cookbooks tell stories. They open up the worlds in which the people who wrote and read them once lived. In the hands of a good historian, cookbooks can be shown to contain the markings of political, social, and ideological changes that we conventionally locate outside the kitchen. Over time, cookbooks allow us to trace the course of empires, of soc

From here to eternity
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As a practising mortician, Caitlin Doughty has long been fascinated by our pervasive terror of dead bodies. In From Here to Eternity she sets out in s...
Tattoo street style
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Inspiring and captivating, Tattoo Street Style is a tribute to creativity and self-expression, a celebration of body, beauty, and style, a manifesto f...

The wandering vine
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The hidden pleasures of life
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By the bestselling author of Conversation and An Intimate History of HumanityA guide to new ambitions in work, relationships and learningTable of Cont...

The button box
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A wooden box holds the buttons of three generations of women in Lynn Knight's family - each one with its own tale to tell...Tracing the story of women...
Pie fidelity
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In Britain, we have always had an awkward relationship with food. We've been told for so long that we are terrible cooks and yet according to a 2012 YouGov survey, our traditional food and drink are more important than the monarchy and at least as significant as our landscape and national monuments in defining a collective notion of who we are. Tak

199 cemeteries to see before you die
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A hauntingly beautiful travel guide to the world's most visited cemeteries, told through spectacular photography and their unique histories and reside...
The omnivore's dilemma
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Providing an exploration of the American food industry, this book brings a fresh perspective to the question 'what shall we have for dinner?'. It follows each food chain, tracing the provenance of everything consumed, and is useful for those who think about where their food comes from.