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The Resource Potato : a history of the propitious esculent, John Reader

Potato : a history of the propitious esculent, John Reader

Label
Potato : a history of the propitious esculent
Title
Potato
Title remainder
a history of the propitious esculent
Statement of responsibility
John Reader
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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318694
Cataloging source
BTCTA
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Reader, John
Dewey number
635/.21
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SB211.P8
LC item number
R43 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Reader, John
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True
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  • Potatoes
  • Potatoes
  • Food crops
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a history of the propitious esculent
Label
Potato : a history of the propitious esculent, John Reader
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Previously published as Propitious esculent by William Heinemann in 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-305) 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
South America -- To Mars from the Andes -- What exactly is a potato? -- Domestication -- Whence have they come? -- A dainty dish -- Europe -- The lonely impulse of delight -- The way it was -- The demoralising esculent -- Where the praties grow -- Sees of famine -- Woe the sons of Adam! -- The world -- The fatal malady -- Co-opting science -- Men on a mission -- Global voyage -- Developing worlds -- for the price of apples
Control code
746296
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 315 pages
Isbn
9780300141092
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780300141092
  • (OCoLC)262432286
Label
Potato : a history of the propitious esculent, John Reader
Publication
Note
Previously published as Propitious esculent by William Heinemann in 2008
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 293-305) 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
South America -- To Mars from the Andes -- What exactly is a potato? -- Domestication -- Whence have they come? -- A dainty dish -- Europe -- The lonely impulse of delight -- The way it was -- The demoralising esculent -- Where the praties grow -- Sees of famine -- Woe the sons of Adam! -- The world -- The fatal malady -- Co-opting science -- Men on a mission -- Global voyage -- Developing worlds -- for the price of apples
Control code
746296
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 315 pages
Isbn
9780300141092
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780300141092
  • (OCoLC)262432286

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