Independence Days

Author: Sharon Astyk
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 0865716528
Size: 23.28 MB
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Declare food security in your own backyard.

World Food An Encyclopedia Of History Culture And Social Influence From Hunter Gatherers To The Age Of Globalization

Author: Mary Ellen Snodgrass
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317451600
Size: 39.12 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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This multicultural and interdisciplinary reference brings a fresh social and cultural perspective to the global history of food, foodstuffs, and cultural exchange from the age of discovery to contemporary times. Comprehensive in scope, this two-volume encyclopedia covers agriculture and industry, food preparation and regional cuisines, science and technology, nutrition and health, and trade and commerce, as well as key contemporary issues such as famine relief, farm subsidies, food safety, and the organic movement. Articles also include specific foodstuffs such as chocolate, potatoes, and tomatoes; topics such as Mediterranean diet and the Spice Route; and pivotal figures such as Marco Polo, Columbus, and Catherine de' Medici. Special features include: dozens of recipes representing different historic periods and cuisines of the world; listing of herbal foods and uses; and a chronology of key events/people in food history.

Urban Agriculture

Author: David Tracey
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 0865716943
Size: 54.27 MB
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The new food revolution happening right where you live

Making Home

Author: Sharon Astyk
Publisher: New Society Publishers
ISBN: 0865716714
Size: 21.56 MB
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View: 1988
A guide to living an austere, yet even more fulfilling, life during tough economic times explains how to improve family relations; save for future generations; and save money on heating and cooling, refrigeration, laundry, water, cooking, cleaning and more. Original.

Unep News

Size: 23.82 MB
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