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The Resource Fast food nation : what the all-American meal is doing to the world, Eric Schlosser

Fast food nation : what the all-American meal is doing to the world, Eric Schlosser

Label
Fast food nation : what the all-American meal is doing to the world
Title
Fast food nation
Title remainder
what the all-American meal is doing to the world
Statement of responsibility
Eric Schlosser
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This myth-shattering book tells the story of America and the world's infatuation with fast food, from its origins in the 1950s southern California to the global triumph of a handful of burger and fried chicken chains
Cataloging source
BDS
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schlosser, Eric
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TX715
LC item number
.S2968 2002
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Convenience foods
  • Food habits
Label
Fast food nation : what the all-American meal is doing to the world, Eric Schlosser
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Allen Lane, 2001. This Penguin edition has a new afterword
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- I. American way -- Founding fathers -- Your trusted friends -- Behind the counter -- Success -- II. Meat and potatoes -- Why the fries taste good -- On the range -- Cogs in the great machine -- Most dangerous job -- What's in the meat -- Global realization -- Epilogue: Have it your way -- Photo credits -- Notes
Control code
070015322864
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
New ed.
Extent
386 p
Isbn
9780141006871
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
Label
Fast food nation : what the all-American meal is doing to the world, Eric Schlosser
Publication
Note
Originally published: London : Allen Lane, 2001. This Penguin edition has a new afterword
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- I. American way -- Founding fathers -- Your trusted friends -- Behind the counter -- Success -- II. Meat and potatoes -- Why the fries taste good -- On the range -- Cogs in the great machine -- Most dangerous job -- What's in the meat -- Global realization -- Epilogue: Have it your way -- Photo credits -- Notes
Control code
070015322864
Dimensions
20 cm.
Edition
New ed.
Extent
386 p
Isbn
9780141006871
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill

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