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Food and Cuisine Books

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Passport on a Plate - Diane Simone Vezza; Susan Greenstein (Illustrator)
Call Number: 641.5 VEZ
ISBN: 0689801556
Publication Date: 1997-10-01

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The Foodlover's Atlas of the World - Martha Rose Schulman; Martha Rose Shulman
Call Number: REF 641.3 SHU
ISBN: 1552975711
Publication Date: 2002-09-07

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A to Z world Food Recipes - Putzi, Sibylla
Call Number: online only
ISBN: 9781607800408
Publication Date: 2009


African Masks Books

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The Art of African Masks - Carol Finley
Call Number: 391.434 FIN
ISBN: 0822520788
Publication Date: 1998-07-01

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Peoples and Cultures of West Africa (6 volumes) - Peter Mitchell (Editor)
Call Number: REF 960 PEO
ISBN: 0816062625
Publication Date: 2006-07-01
Peoples and Cultures of Africa provides a region-based study of Africa's main ethnic groups, cultures, languages, religions, and music.

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Masks - John W. Nunley; Cara McCarthy; John Emigh; Lesley K. Ferris
Call Number: 391.4 NUN
ISBN: 0810943794
Publication Date: 1999-10-01
Use index at the back of the book and look up "Africa"

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African Art - Frank Willett
Call Number: 709 WIL
ISBN: 0500203644
Publication Date: 2003-02-17
Use the index at the back of the book and look up "masks."

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Primitive Art - Michael Batterby and Ariane Ruskin
Call Number: 709.01 BAT
Publication Date: 1973
see the chapter: "The Art of Africa," p. 115-166

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Encyclopedia of Visual Art, V. 3
Call Number: REF 703 ENC
ISBN: 0717270777
Publication Date: 1985
see Chapter 27, "Arican Art," p. 505-520

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African Dance - Kariamu Welsh-Asante
Call Number: 793.309 WEL
ISBN: 0791076415
Publication Date: 2004-04-01

African Mask-making Cultural Groups

For examples of African masks, try Artstor. You can search for masks from Africa using the advanced search feature. Type in masks and limit your results by geographic region. Choose Sub-Saharan Africa and/or Africa North of the Sahara. All of the cultural groups listed below have images in Artstor. Search for the cultural group with the word "masks." Example: Sunufu masks


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