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The Resource An edible history of humanity, Tom Standage

An edible history of humanity, Tom Standage

Label
An edible history of humanity
Title
An edible history of humanity
Statement of responsibility
Tom Standage
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Standage, Tom
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Food habits
  • Food preferences
  • Agriculture
  • Food
  • Food
Label
An edible history of humanity, Tom Standage
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-257) and index
Contents
The edible foundations of civilization -- The invention of farming -- The roots of modernity -- Food and social structure -- Food, wealth and power -- Follow the food -- Global highways of food -- Splinters of paradise -- Seeds of empire -- Food, energy and industrialisation -- New world, new foods -- The steam engine and the potato -- Food as a weapon -- The fuel of war -- Food fight -- Food, population, and development -- Feeding the world -- Paradoxes of plenty
Control code
ocn310224837
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed
Extent
xiii, 269 p.
Isbn
9780802715883
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009005610
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports
System control number
(OCoLC)310224837
Label
An edible history of humanity, Tom Standage
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 249-257) and index
Contents
The edible foundations of civilization -- The invention of farming -- The roots of modernity -- Food and social structure -- Food, wealth and power -- Follow the food -- Global highways of food -- Splinters of paradise -- Seeds of empire -- Food, energy and industrialisation -- New world, new foods -- The steam engine and the potato -- Food as a weapon -- The fuel of war -- Food fight -- Food, population, and development -- Feeding the world -- Paradoxes of plenty
Control code
ocn310224837
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st U.S. ed
Extent
xiii, 269 p.
Isbn
9780802715883
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009005610
Other physical details
ill., maps, ports
System control number
(OCoLC)310224837

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