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Food

Author: Laura Buller
Publisher: London [England] : DK, 2005
Series: DK eyewitness books.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
Summary:
Eyewitness Food serves up a rich history of the food we eat, from edible plants to manufactured meals and more. Discover the inside story of food from genetic modification to healthy eating, see where the food on your dinner plate starts out, find out how different foods are used together to create new flavors, discover exotic delicacies from around the world, and much, much more!
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
72 p. : col. ill. (chiefly col.)
(DLC) 2005299305
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Laura Buller
ISBN: 9781782682929 1782682929
OCLC Number: 964419338
Notes: "Discover the inside story of food-- from genetic modification to healthy eating"--Cover.
Description: 1 online resource (366 entries) : 345 images, digital files.
Contents: The web of life --
What is food? --
Calories --
The food guide pyramid --
Choosing healthy food --
Carbohydrates --
Fiber --
Good fats, bad fats --
Protein --
Vitamins --
Minerals --
Healing foods --
Allergies and toxins --
Digestion and absorption --
Dietary needs --
Making food last --
Cooking food --
Cuisine --
Food and culture --
Food and belief --
Attitudes toward food --
Crop staples --
Livestock --
Dairy foods --
Fish and seafood --
Food dangers --
The GM debate --
Why organic? --
Feeding the world --
Did you know? --
Timeline --
Find out more --
Glossary.
Series Title: DK eyewitness books.
Responsibility: written by Laura Buller.

Abstract:

Eyewitness Food serves up a rich history of the food we eat, from edible plants to manufactured meals and more. Discover the inside story of food from genetic modification to healthy eating, see where the food on your dinner plate starts out, find out how different foods are used together to create new flavors, discover exotic delicacies from around the world, and much, much more!

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