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Hungry planet : what the world eats

Author: Peter Menzel; Faith D'Aluisio
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : Ten Speed ; Enfield : Publishers Group UK [distributor], 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Provides an overview of what families around the world eat by featuring portraits of thirty families from twenty-four countries with a week's supply of food.
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
Pictorial works
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Menzel; Faith D'Aluisio
ISBN: 9781580088695 1580088694 0984074422 9780984074426
OCLC Number: 141385153
Notes: Originally published: 2005.
Description: 287 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Foreword / Marion Nestle --
Introduction : Dinner is served --
Australia --
Bhutan --
Bosnia --
Essay: Baked, boiled roasted, and fried / Alfred W. Crosby --
Photo gallery: The Kitchen --
Chad --
China --
Essay: McSlow / Corby Kummer --
Photo gallery: Fast food --
Cuba --
Ecuador --
Egypt --
Essay: Cart a la carte / Charles C. Mann --
Photo gallery: Street food --
Germany --
Great Britain --
Greenland --
Guatemala --
Essay: Food with a face / Michael Pollan --
Photo gallery: Meat --
India --
Italy --
Japan --
Kuwait --
Essay: Launching a sea ethic / Carl Safina --
Photo gallery: Fish --
Mali --
Mexico --
Mongolia --
Philippines --
Essay: Diabesity / Francine F. Kaufman --
Photo gallery: Meals --
Poland --
Turkey --
United States --
Afterword: Digestif --
Methodology --
Statistics.
Responsibility: photographed by Peter Menzel ; written by Faith D'Aluisio.

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Provides an overview of what families around the world eat by featuring portraits of thirty families from twenty-four countries with a week's supply of food.

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