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Animal, vegetable, junk : a history of food, from sustainable to suicidal

text Animal, vegetable, junk : a history of food, from sustainable to suicidal

Summary

"From hunting and gathering to GMOs and ultraprocessed foods, this expansive tour of human history rewrites the story of our species-and points the way to a better future"--

Contents
The food-brain feedback loop -- Soil and civilization -- Agriculture goes global -- Creating famine -- The American way of farming -- The farm as factory -- Dust and depression -- Food and the brand -- Soy and chicken -- The force-feeding of junk ... Read more
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Description
xiv, 364 pages ; 23 cm
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2021

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East Bay Branch Library 394.1 BIT in Adult Non-fiction Available
Woodmere (Main Branch) 394.1 BIT in Adult Non-fiction Available

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