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Author Neustadt, Kathy, 1951-

Title Clambake : a history and celebration of an American tradition / Kathy Neustadt
Published Amherst : University of Massachusetts Press, [1992]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 227 pages) : illustrations, map
Series Publications of the American Folklore Society, new series
Publications of the American Folklore Society. New series (Unnumbered)
Contents Prologue: The bake -- Sect. 1. The New England clambake: a history. 1. Early evidence. 2. The politics of feasting. 3. Leisure and industry -- Sect. 2. The Allen's Neck bake: an ethnography. 4. A portrait of Allen's Neck. 5. One hundred years of clambaking. 6. How they do it at Allen's Neck -- Sect. 3. Clambakes and meaning. 7. Food, ritual, and festivity. 8. Concluding thoughts: clam juice and melted butter
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-219) and index
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Subject Clambakes -- Massachusetts -- Allen's Neck -- History.
Clambakes -- United States -- History.
Festivals -- Massachusetts -- Allen's Neck.
Festivals -- United States.
Allen's Neck (Mass.) -- Social life and customs.
United States -- Social life and customs.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0585212783 (electronic bk.)
9780585212784 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)