The Resource The omnivore's dilemma : the secrets behind what you eat, Michael Pollan ; adapted by Richie Chevat, (electronic resource)

The omnivore's dilemma : the secrets behind what you eat, Michael Pollan ; adapted by Richie Chevat, (electronic resource)

Label
The omnivore's dilemma : the secrets behind what you eat
Title
The omnivore's dilemma
Title remainder
the secrets behind what you eat
Statement of responsibility
Michael Pollan ; adapted by Richie Chevat
Title variation
Secrets behind what you eat
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In a smart, compelling format with updated facts, plenty of photos, graphs, and visuals, this book encourages kids to consider the personal and global health implications of their food choices
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chevat, Richie
Dewey number
338.10973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Interest level
MG
LC call number
HD9000.5
LC item number
.C506 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Reading level
6.8
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pollan, Michael
Study program name
Accelerated Reader/Renaissance Learning
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Food supply
  • Food chains (Ecology)
  • Food supply
  • Food chains (Ecology)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The omnivore's dilemma : the secrets behind what you eat, Michael Pollan ; adapted by Richie Chevat, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=52B9C973-A670-4C2A-B8D7-CE8E686FB887
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Industrial meal: Food from corn: How corn took over America -- The farm -- From farm to factory -- The grain elevator -- The feedlot: turning corn into meat -- Processed food -- Fat from corn -- The omnivore's dilemma -- My fast-food meal -- Industrial organic meal: Big organic -- More big organic -- Local sustainable meal: Food from grass: Polyface farm -- Grass -- The animals -- The slaughterhouse -- The market -- My grass-fed meal -- Do-it-yourself meal: Hunted, gathered, and gardened food: The forest -- Eating animals -- Hunting -- Gathering -- The perfect meal -- Afterword: Vote with your fork -- The omnivore's solution: some tips for eating -- Q&A with Michael Pollan
Control code
ocn533395284
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Young readers ed.
Extent
298, [46] p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781101147931
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)533395284
Label
The omnivore's dilemma : the secrets behind what you eat, Michael Pollan ; adapted by Richie Chevat, (electronic resource)
Link
http://calgary.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=52B9C973-A670-4C2A-B8D7-CE8E686FB887
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Industrial meal: Food from corn: How corn took over America -- The farm -- From farm to factory -- The grain elevator -- The feedlot: turning corn into meat -- Processed food -- Fat from corn -- The omnivore's dilemma -- My fast-food meal -- Industrial organic meal: Big organic -- More big organic -- Local sustainable meal: Food from grass: Polyface farm -- Grass -- The animals -- The slaughterhouse -- The market -- My grass-fed meal -- Do-it-yourself meal: Hunted, gathered, and gardened food: The forest -- Eating animals -- Hunting -- Gathering -- The perfect meal -- Afterword: Vote with your fork -- The omnivore's solution: some tips for eating -- Q&A with Michael Pollan
Control code
ocn533395284
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Young readers ed.
Extent
298, [46] p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9781101147931
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)533395284

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