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The chain : farm, factory, and the fate of our food / Ted Genoways.

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G 2015/1027

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74VKO4PR7wOl

The chain : farm, factory, and the fate of our food / Ted Genoways.

https://collection.sl.nsw.gov.au/record/74VKO4PR7wOl

The chain : farm, factory, and the fate of our food / Ted Genoways.

Full title

The chain : farm, factory, and the fate of our food / Ted Genoways.

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Publisher

New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2014]

Alternative title

Farm factory.

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G 2015/1027

Record Identifier

74VKO4PR7wOl

Language

English

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Physical Description

Contents

xiv, 305 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm. Pt. 1. The brain machine -- Have a cup of coffee and pray -- Alter egos -- Pt. 2. Little Mexico -- They threw me away like trash -- This land is not your land -- Pt. 3. From seed to slaughter -- Don't be afraid to hurt them -- Ag gag -- Pt. 4. I thought it was...

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text

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unmediated

Carrier type

volume

Publication information

Publisher

New York, NY : Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2014]

Edition

First edition.

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SCOPE AND CONTENTS

Summary

Ted Genoways uses the story of Hormel Foods and soaring recession-era demand for its most famous product, Spam, to probe the state of the meatpacking industry, including the expansion of agribusiness and the effects of immigrant labor on Middle America.

"A powerful and important work of investigative journalism that explores the runaway growth of th...

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The chain : farm, factory, and the fate of our food / Ted Genoways.

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Farm, factory, and the fate of our food.

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NOTES

General note

Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-294) and index.

Date Published

[2014]

CONTEXTUAL INFORMATION

Date Copyright

©2014.

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G 2015/1027

Record Identifier

74VKO4PR7wOl

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ISBN

006228875X

9780062288752

DDC

338.7/664920973

MMS ID

991022619419702626

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