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Title:
Hungry planet : what the world eats
Author:
Menzel, Peter, 1948-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Napa, Calif. : Material World Press ; Berkeley, Calif. : Ten Speed Press, [2005]

©2005
Physical Description:
287 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 24 x 31 cm
Summary:
"A photographic collection exploring what the world eats featuring portraits of thirty families from twenty-four countries surrounded by a week's worth of food"--Provided by publisher.
Language:
English
Contents:
Foreword / Marion Nestle -- Dinner is served -- Australia -- Bhutan -- Bosnia -- Essay: Baked, boiled, roasted, and fried / Alfred W. Crosby -- Photo gallery: the kitchen -- Chad -- China -- Essay: McSlow / Corby Kummer -- Photo gallery: Fast food -- Cuba -- Ecuador -- Egypt -- France -- Essay: Cart a la carte / Charles C. Mann -- Photo gallery: Street food -- Germany -- Great Britain -- Greenland -- Guatemala -- Essay: Food with a face / Michael Pollan -- Photo gallery: meat -- India -- Italy -- Japan -- Kuwait -- Essay: Launching a sea ethic / Carl Safina -- Photo gallery: fish -- Mali -- Mexico -- Mongolia -- Philippines -- Essay: Diabesity / Francine R. Kaufman -- Photo gallery: meals -- Poland -- Turkey -- United States.
ISBN:
9781580086813
Format :
Book