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The end of food : the coming crisis in the world food industry

Author: Paul Roberts
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Offers a new way to understand the vulnerable miracle of the modern food economy and presents a clear-eyed view of the future, identifying the personal and global decisions we must face up to if we are to survive the demise of food production as we have known it for the last hundred years.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Roberts
ISBN: 9780747588818 0747588813
OCLC Number: 183148246
Description: xxvi, 390 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Paul Roberts.
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Investigates the truth about the way we make, market, consume, and even think about food, and how this system is no longer compatible or safe for the billions of consumers that it was built to serve.  Read more...

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PRAISE FOR 'THE END OF OIL' 'A tour de force...an oustandingly clear, lucid, and readable book about a highly complex issue that is central to our times' Michael Meacher, The Guardian 'A necessary Read more...

 
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