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The Resource Big chicken : the incredible story of how antibiotics created modern agriculture and changed the way the world eats, Maryn McKenna

Big chicken : the incredible story of how antibiotics created modern agriculture and changed the way the world eats, Maryn McKenna

Label
Big chicken : the incredible story of how antibiotics created modern agriculture and changed the way the world eats
Title
Big chicken
Title remainder
the incredible story of how antibiotics created modern agriculture and changed the way the world eats
Statement of responsibility
Maryn McKenna
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the role of antibiotics in industrial farming and the impact these mass food-processing practices are having on people's lives and health
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKenna, Maryn
Dewey number
636.5/0895329
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Antibiotics in animal nutrition
  • Drug resistance in microorganisms
  • Chickens
  • Poultry
  • Chickens
Label
Big chicken : the incredible story of how antibiotics created modern agriculture and changed the way the world eats, Maryn McKenna
Instantiates
Publication
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
Illness, and a bad year -- Better living through chemistry -- Meat for the price of bread -- Resistance begins -- Proving the problem -- Epidemics as evidence -- The triumph of the hybrids -- The cost of contamination -- The unpredicted danger -- The value of small -- Choosing cooperation -- The view from the barn -- The market speaks -- The past creates the future
Control code
sky286532879
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
400 pages
Isbn
9781426217661
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2017011586
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Big chicken : the incredible story of how antibiotics created modern agriculture and changed the way the world eats, Maryn McKenna
Publication
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
Illness, and a bad year -- Better living through chemistry -- Meat for the price of bread -- Resistance begins -- Proving the problem -- Epidemics as evidence -- The triumph of the hybrids -- The cost of contamination -- The unpredicted danger -- The value of small -- Choosing cooperation -- The view from the barn -- The market speaks -- The past creates the future
Control code
sky286532879
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
400 pages
Isbn
9781426217661
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2017011586
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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