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Where our food comes from : retracing Nikolay Vavilov's quest to end famine

Author: Gary Paul Nabhan
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Island Press, 2009
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shows how climate change, free trade policies, genetic engineering, and loss of traditional knowledge are threatening our food supply. This book reveals just how much diversity has already been lost.  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Paul Nabhan
ISBN: 9781597263993 1597263990
OCLC Number: 489039287
Description: xxiii, 223 s., [8] s. farvelagte tav. : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Gary Paul Nabhan

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"Ethnobotanist Gary Nabhan has created something here as original as a new species: a book that is equal parts biography, pilgrimage, research, and revelation. Led around the planet by the ghost of Read more...

 
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