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The Resource The omnivore's dilemma : the secrets behind what you eat, Michael Pollan ; adapted by Richie Chevat

The omnivore's dilemma : the secrets behind what you eat, Michael Pollan ; adapted by Richie Chevat

Label
The omnivore's dilemma : the secrets behind what you eat
Title
The omnivore's dilemma
Title remainder
the secrets behind what you eat
Statement of responsibility
Michael Pollan ; adapted by Richie Chevat
Title variation
Secrets behind what you eat
Title variation remainder
the secrets behind what you eat
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the origins of the different food chains that have sustained humans throughout history, discussing how certain foods and cuisines have become a popular part of people's daily diets
Summary
Delves into facts about food, life expectancy as it relates to consumption, and global health implications resulting from food choices made by people around the world, encouraging readers to consider their food choices and eating habits
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
332288
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chevat, Richie
Dewey number
338.1/0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
  • 6.8
  • 5-8
  • 930
Intended audience source
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Follett Library Resources
  • Lexile
LC call number
HD9000.5
LC item number
.C506 2009
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
930
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 7
  • 12
NAL call number
jHD9000.5
NAL item number
.C54 2009
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pollan, Michael
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Food supply
  • Food chains (Ecology)
  • Food supply
  • Food chains (Ecology)
  • Food supply
  • Food chains (Ecology)
Target audience
adolescent
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the secrets behind what you eat
Label
The omnivore's dilemma : the secrets behind what you eat, Michael Pollan ; adapted by Richie Chevat
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Industrial meal: Food from corn: How corn took over America -- The farm -- From farm to factory -- The grain elevator -- The feedlot: turning corn into meat -- Processed food -- Fat from corn -- The omnivore's dilemma -- My fast-food meal -- Industrial organic meal: Big organic -- More big organic -- Local sustainable meal: Food from grass: Polyface farm -- Grass -- The animals -- The slaughterhouse -- The market -- My grass-fed meal -- Do-it-yourself meal: Hunted, gathered, and gardened food: The forest -- Eating animals -- Hunting -- Gathering -- The perfect meal -- Afterword: Vote with your fork -- The omnivore's solution: some tips for eating -- Q&A with Michael Pollan
Control code
18202178
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Young readers ed.
Extent
298 pages
Isbn
9780803735002
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009009283
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (LHPL)324513
  • (DNAL)1022197
Label
The omnivore's dilemma : the secrets behind what you eat, Michael Pollan ; adapted by Richie Chevat
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Industrial meal: Food from corn: How corn took over America -- The farm -- From farm to factory -- The grain elevator -- The feedlot: turning corn into meat -- Processed food -- Fat from corn -- The omnivore's dilemma -- My fast-food meal -- Industrial organic meal: Big organic -- More big organic -- Local sustainable meal: Food from grass: Polyface farm -- Grass -- The animals -- The slaughterhouse -- The market -- My grass-fed meal -- Do-it-yourself meal: Hunted, gathered, and gardened food: The forest -- Eating animals -- Hunting -- Gathering -- The perfect meal -- Afterword: Vote with your fork -- The omnivore's solution: some tips for eating -- Q&A with Michael Pollan
Control code
18202178
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
Young readers ed.
Extent
298 pages
Isbn
9780803735002
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009009283
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (LHPL)324513
  • (DNAL)1022197

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