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
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Standage, Tom
Dewey number
394.12
Index
index present
LC call number
GT2850
LC item number
.S73 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Food habits
  • Food preferences
  • Agriculture
  • Food
  • Food
Label
An edible history of humanity, Tom Standage
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
15620131
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780802715883
Lccn
2009005610
System control number
(Sirsi) 1610030
Label
An edible history of humanity, Tom Standage
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
15620131
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780802715883
Lccn
2009005610
System control number
(Sirsi) 1610030

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