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The Resource The meat racket : the secret takeover of America's food business, Christopher Leonard

The meat racket : the secret takeover of America's food business, Christopher Leonard

Label
The meat racket : the secret takeover of America's food business
Title
The meat racket
Title remainder
the secret takeover of America's food business
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Leonard
Title variation
meat racket
Title variation remainder
the secret takeover of Americas food business
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A former agribusiness reporter critically assesses the corporate meat industry as demonstrated by the practices of Tyson Foods, documenting the meat supply's takeover by a few powerful companies who are raising prices and outmaneuvering reforms
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10302501
Cataloging source
DNAL/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leonard, Christopher
Dewey number
338.7/636500973
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9415
LC item number
.L46 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tyson (Firm)
  • Meat industry and trade
  • Investigative reporting
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the secret takeover of America's food business
Label
The meat racket : the secret takeover of America's food business, Christopher Leonard
Link
Instantiates
Publication
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
How Jerry Yandell lost the farm (2003-2004) -- The Eden crash (1929-1958) -- Expand or expire (1960-1967) -- The industrial animal (1970-1995) -- Cage match (2004-2012) -- Pig cities (1973-1994) -- The next generation (1995-2006) -- Squeal (1996-2011) -- Pulling the noose (2011) -- The food dictatorship (1994-2006) -- The transition team (2007-2011) -- Street fight (2010-2011) -- Don's horizon (2011-2012)
Control code
1007046
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon and Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
370 pages
Isbn
9781451645811
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013040588
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781451645811
  • (DNAL)1142280
Label
The meat racket : the secret takeover of America's food business, Christopher Leonard
Link
Publication
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
How Jerry Yandell lost the farm (2003-2004) -- The Eden crash (1929-1958) -- Expand or expire (1960-1967) -- The industrial animal (1970-1995) -- Cage match (2004-2012) -- Pig cities (1973-1994) -- The next generation (1995-2006) -- Squeal (1996-2011) -- Pulling the noose (2011) -- The food dictatorship (1994-2006) -- The transition team (2007-2011) -- Street fight (2010-2011) -- Don's horizon (2011-2012)
Control code
1007046
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon and Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
370 pages
Isbn
9781451645811
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013040588
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781451645811
  • (DNAL)1142280

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