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Birdseye : the adventures of a curious man

Author: Mark Kurlansky
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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From the author who gave us "Cod," "Salt," and other informative bestsellers, the first biography of Clarence Birdseye, the eccentric genius inventor whose fast-freezing process revolutionized the food industry and American agriculture.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
History
Biography
Named Person: Clarence Birdseye; Clarence Birdseye; Erfinder; Clarence Birdseye
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Mark Kurlansky
ISBN: 9780385527057 0385527055 9780385535885 0385535880
OCLC Number: 753624523
Description: xvii, 251 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Prologue: a curious ending --
A nineteenth-century man --
Bugs begins --
Bob goes West --
Ticks --
Frozen --
Freezing --
The idea --
The deal --
The magic --
The inventor --
Beyond the sunset and the baths.
Responsibility: Mark Kurlansky.

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From the author who gave us "Cod," "Salt," and other informative bestsellers, the first biography of Clarence Birdseye, the eccentric genius inventor whose fast-freezing process revolutionized the food industry and American agriculture.

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