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How food made history, B. W. Higman

Label
How food made history
Title
How food made history
Statement of responsibility
B. W. Higman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Covering 5,000 years of global history, How Food Made History traces the changing patterns of food production and consumption that have moulded economic and social life and contributed fundamentally to the development of government and complex societies. Charts the changing technologies that have increased crop yields, enabled the industrial processing and preservation of food, and made transportation possible over great distances Considers social attitudes towards food, religious prohibitions, health and nutrition, and the politics of distribution Offers a fresh understanding of world history through the discussion of food"--
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1943-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Higman, B. W.
Dewey number
394.12
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Food
  • HISTORY / Social History
  • Food habits
Label
How food made history, B. W. Higman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
000047149118
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 265 p.
Isbn
9781405189477
Isbn Type
(paper)
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
How food made history, B. W. Higman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
000047149118
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 265 p.
Isbn
9781405189477
Isbn Type
(paper)
Other physical details
ill., maps

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