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Farm Sanctuary : changing hearts and minds about animals and food

Author: Gene Baur
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 1st Touchstone hardcover edView all editions and formats
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A founder of an organization dedicated to promoting the compassionate treatment of animals and combating factory farming addresses the ethics of breeding animals for food, exposing inhumane practices utilized by typical food-production companies.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gene Baur
ISBN: 9780743291583 : 0743291581
OCLC Number: 166373217
Notes: "A Touchstone book."
Description: xv, 286 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The road to Lancaster --
Saving Hilda --
Mad cows and Washington --
Watkins Glen --
California, here we come --
What's wrong with the factory farm today --
The real deal on veal --
How now milk cow? --
It's not Wilbur's farm anymore --
The pecking disorder --
Unnatural disasters --
In the eyes of the law --
Beneath the skin.
Responsibility: Gene Baur.
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Written by one of the foremost experts on animal rights, "Farm Sanctuary" is an insightful, thought-provoking examination of the ethical questions involved in the breeding of animals for food.  Read more...

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