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The great starvation experiment : Ancel Keys and the men who starved for science

Author: Todd Tucker
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2007]
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : English : First University of Minnesota Press editionView all editions and formats
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Near the end of World War II, thirty-six conscientious objectors volunteered to be systematically starved for renowned scientist Ancel Keys's study at the University of Minnesota in the basement of Memorial Stadium. Aimed to benefit relief efforts in war-ravaged Europe and Asia, the study sought the best way to rehabilitate starving citizens. Tucker captures a lost moment in American history--a time when stanch  Read more...
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Named Person: Ancel Keys; Ancel Keys
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Todd Tucker
ISBN: 9780816651610 0816651612
OCLC Number: 174112670
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York : Free Press, ©2006.
Description: xi, 270 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: High altitude studies --
Work of national importance --
The Cornelius Rhoads award --
Control --
Crucifying the flesh --
The stigmata of starvation --
Restricted rehabilitation --
The Helinski Declaration --
The cover of time --
Unrestricted rehabilitation.
Responsibility: Todd Tucker.
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