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The Resource Behind the store : stories of a first-generation Italian American childhood, Vincent Romeo

Behind the store : stories of a first-generation Italian American childhood, Vincent Romeo

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Behind the store : stories of a first-generation Italian American childhood
Title
Behind the store
Title remainder
stories of a first-generation Italian American childhood
Statement of responsibility
Vincent Romeo
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In 1950s Cleveland, Ohio, stands the Romeo family's home, and inside this home is an ordinary table at which extraordinary memories are made. Theres no shortage of provisions, thanks to Mama's magic hands. Nor is there any shortage of eaters. Through these meals, author Vincent Romeo delivers the very specific and dramatic world of first-generation Italian immigrants. Papa labors at the steel mill all day and comes home to rule his domain. Mama runs the store from dawn to dusk, then makes dinner for the family. And here the memories come to life like the sights and smells of Mama's best recipes, which Romeo provides at the end of each chapter. Romeo's memoir is a search for lifes meaning, for a father's love, and a celebration of the connection that binds all of us regardless of race or creed: the dinner table
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Behind the store : stories of a first-generation Italian American childhood, Vincent Romeo
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky2ocm74743275
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 258 pages
Isbn
9781500892456
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Behind the store : stories of a first-generation Italian American childhood, Vincent Romeo
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
sky2ocm74743275
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xi, 258 pages
Isbn
9781500892456
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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