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Fields of plenty : a farmer's journey in search of real food and the people who grow it

Author: Michael Ableman
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Fields of Plenty is the memoir of respected farmer, writer, and photographer Michael Ableman as he and his son travel from his own farm in British Columbia across the United States in search of innovative and passionate farmers who are making a difference in what we eat and how we experience food. From California to New York, this story captures the essence of each farmer's vision, the spirit of the land that they
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Genre/Form: Cookbooks
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Ableman
ISBN: 0811842231 9780811842235
OCLC Number: 57392892
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 255 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Contents: Spirit wrestlers --
Militance --
Outlaws --
Fire and mold --
Classical and jazz --
Margins --
Science and civics --
Heart land --
Food with a face --
New roots --
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Responsibility: text and photographs by Michael Ableman.
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Illustrated with evocative color photographs of the land and the people who work it organically, and accompanied by a bountiful selection of recipes, this beautifully written memoir reveals the power  Read more...

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"America has undeniably become a fast-food nation, with the bulk of our meals coming from cans, freezers or drive-thru windows. In the newest offering from Ableman, he promises that it doesn't have Read more...

 
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