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The Resource The chain : farm, factory, and the fate of our food, Ted Genoways

The chain : farm, factory, and the fate of our food, Ted Genoways

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The chain : farm, factory, and the fate of our food
Title
The chain
Title remainder
farm, factory, and the fate of our food
Statement of responsibility
Ted Genoways
Title variation
Farm factory
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Ted Genoways uses the story of Hormel Foods and soaring recession-era demand for its most famous product, Spam, to probe the state of the meatpacking industry, including the expansion of agribusiness and the effects of immigrant labor on Middle America
Summary
An acclaimed journalist uses the story of Hormel Foods and soaring recession-era demand for its most famous product, Spam, to probe the state of the meatpacking industry, including the expansion of agribusiness and the effects of immigrant labor on Middle America, and expose such alarming trends as pollution, abused animals and more
Tone
Writing style
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10360531
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
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Genoways, Ted
Dewey number
338.7/664920973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9415
LC item number
.G46 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Hormel Foods Corporation
  • Hormel Foods Corporation
  • Meat industry and trade
  • Food processing plants
  • Factory farms
  • Industrial safety
  • Factory farms
  • Food processing plants
  • Industrial safety
  • Meat industry and trade
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
farm, factory, and the fate of our food
Label
The chain : farm, factory, and the fate of our food, Ted Genoways
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references [pages 269-294] and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1055003
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 305 pages
Isbn
9780062288752
Lccn
2014019018
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062288752
  • (OCoLC)869267284
Label
The chain : farm, factory, and the fate of our food, Ted Genoways
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references [pages 269-294] and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1055003
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiv, 305 pages
Isbn
9780062288752
Lccn
2014019018
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780062288752
  • (OCoLC)869267284

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