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The Resource Chocolate : sweet science and dark secrets of the world's favorite treat, by Kay Frydenborg

Chocolate : sweet science and dark secrets of the world's favorite treat, by Kay Frydenborg

Label
Chocolate : sweet science and dark secrets of the world's favorite treat
Title
Chocolate
Title remainder
sweet science and dark secrets of the world's favorite treat
Statement of responsibility
by Kay Frydenborg
Title variation
Chocolate
Title variation remainder
sweet science and dark secrets of the worlds favorite treat
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A fascinating account for teen readers that captures the history, science, and economic and cultural implications of the harvesting of cacao and creation of chocolate. Readers of Chew On This and The Omnivore's Dilemma will savor this rich exposé."--
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Writing style
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10410938
Cataloging source
NJQ/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Frydenborg, Kay
Dewey number
338.7/66392
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Ages 12+
  • Grades 7 to 8
  • NC1330L
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
MG
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 6
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
Reading level
9.2
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Chocolate industry
  • Chocolate industry
  • Cocoa trade
  • Cocoa trade
  • Chocolate
  • Chocolate industry
  • Cocoa trade
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
sweet science and dark secrets of the world's favorite treat
Label
Chocolate : sweet science and dark secrets of the world's favorite treat, by Kay Frydenborg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The world's most perfect food -- The cocoa woods: back to before -- Tree of myth and money -- Blood and chocolate -- Taming wild amazon chocolate -- Doing well by doing good: chocolate in the industrial age -- The dark side of chocolate -- Candy, food, or medicine? -- In search of wild chocolate: new science meets ancient trees -- The mother tree and the accidental chocolate makers -- White beans -- How to eat chocolate -- Chocolate timeline
Control code
1082840
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
252 pages
Isbn
9780544175662
Lccn
2014015885
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780544175662
  • (OCoLC)880672102
Label
Chocolate : sweet science and dark secrets of the world's favorite treat, by Kay Frydenborg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The world's most perfect food -- The cocoa woods: back to before -- Tree of myth and money -- Blood and chocolate -- Taming wild amazon chocolate -- Doing well by doing good: chocolate in the industrial age -- The dark side of chocolate -- Candy, food, or medicine? -- In search of wild chocolate: new science meets ancient trees -- The mother tree and the accidental chocolate makers -- White beans -- How to eat chocolate -- Chocolate timeline
Control code
1082840
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
252 pages
Isbn
9780544175662
Lccn
2014015885
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780544175662
  • (OCoLC)880672102

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