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A bone to pick : the good and bad news about food, with wisdom and advice on diets, food safety, GMOs, farming, and more

Author: Mark Bittman; Robert Fass
Publisher: [Westminster, MD] : Books on Tape ; New York : Random House Audio, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : English : Unabridged
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As abundant and safe as the American food supply appears to be, the state of our health reveals the presence of staggering deficiencies in both the system that produces food and the forces that regulate it. Bittman leaves no issue unexamined; agricultural practices, government legislation, fad diets, and corporate greed all come under scrutiny and show that the issues governing what ends up in our market basket and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Bittman; Robert Fass
ISBN: 9781101889794 1101889799 9781101889770 1101889772
OCLC Number: 887847157
Notes: Title from web page.
Compact discs.
Performer(s): Read by Robert Fass.
Description: 7 audio discs (8 hr., 42 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Other Titles: Essays.
Responsibility: Mark Bittman.

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As abundant and safe as the American food supply appears to be, the state of our health reveals the presence of staggering deficiencies in both the system that produces food and the forces that regulate it. Bittman leaves no issue unexamined; agricultural practices, government legislation, fad diets, and corporate greed all come under scrutiny and show that the issues governing what ends up in our market basket and on our tables are both complex and often deliberately confusing.

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