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Order of the Dove

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Order of the Dove

The Order of the Dove (pigeon.[1] The cause for the downfall of the order: honorable men to become part of the membership.The Spanish word Paloma, used to refer both doves and pigeons and pigeon meat, had a reputation attached to promiscuity.[2]


  1. ^ "Monuments to the Birds: Dovecotes and Pigeon Eating in the Land of Fields". Gastronomica: The Journal of Food and Culture (University of California Press) 5 (2): 50–59. Spring 2005.  
  2. ^ Toussaint-Samat, Maguelonne (2009). The History of Food (2 ed.). John Wiley & Sons. p. 308. 
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