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Portrait of a burger as a young calf : the true story of one man, two cows and the feeding of a nation

Author: Peter Lovenheim
Publisher: New York : Harmony Books, ©2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A journalist takes a behind-the-scenes tour of the beef and dairy industry as he describes how he purchased a pair of calves whose lives he planned to follow from adorable babies to slaughter.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lovenheim, Peter.
Portrait of a burger as a young calf.
New York : Harmony Books, ©2002
(OCoLC)988919231
Named Person: Peter Lovenheim; Peter Lovenheim
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Lovenheim
ISBN: 0609605917 9780609605912
OCLC Number: 47756249
Description: xiii, 272 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Calf is born --
Collecting bonanza: Flashback --
Boarding and banding --
Friendship --
Pasture --
Kneeling in a barnyard --
Thinning the herd --
Beefed --
Choices --
Final decision.
Responsibility: Peter Lovenheim.
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A journalist takes a behind-the-scenes tour of the beef and dairy industry as he describes how he purchased a pair of calves whose lives he planned to follow from adorable babies to slaughter.

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