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The end of plenty : the race to feed a crowded world, Joel K. Bourne Jr

Label
The end of plenty : the race to feed a crowded world
Title
The end of plenty
Title remainder
the race to feed a crowded world
Statement of responsibility
Joel K. Bourne Jr
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at the state of the food supply and food security in a world of rapidly expanding population, outlining the tremendous challenges humanity faces in the near future, and the scientists and farmers working to meet them in the face of a changing climate
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bourne, Joel K.
Dewey number
363.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9000.5
LC item number
.B58 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Food supply
  • Food consumption forecasting
  • Food security
Label
The end of plenty : the race to feed a crowded world, Joel K. Bourne Jr
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223113383815
  • 31223113383807
  • 31223113383799
  • 31223113383773
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-392) 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
  • plight of the Punjab
  • China : landraces and Lamborghinis
  • Food, fuel, and profit
  • The
  • gauntlet
  • The
  • Blue Revolution
  • Back in the USSR
  • The
  • blooming desert
  • The
  • Magic seeds : feeding shareholders or the world?
  • Organic agriculture : feeding the rich or enriching the poor?
  • The
  • Malawi miracle
  • The
  • grand "Desiderata."
  • erstwhile agronomist
  • The
  • curse
  • Famine's lethal lessons
  • The
  • Green Revolution : food, sex, and war
  • The
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First ediiton.
Extent
408 pages
Isbn
9780393079531
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015001552
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 891611029
  • (OCoLC)891611029
Label
The end of plenty : the race to feed a crowded world, Joel K. Bourne Jr
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223113383815
  • 31223113383807
  • 31223113383799
  • 31223113383773
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 379-392) 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
  • plight of the Punjab
  • China : landraces and Lamborghinis
  • Food, fuel, and profit
  • The
  • gauntlet
  • The
  • Blue Revolution
  • Back in the USSR
  • The
  • blooming desert
  • The
  • Magic seeds : feeding shareholders or the world?
  • Organic agriculture : feeding the rich or enriching the poor?
  • The
  • Malawi miracle
  • The
  • grand "Desiderata."
  • erstwhile agronomist
  • The
  • curse
  • Famine's lethal lessons
  • The
  • Green Revolution : food, sex, and war
  • The
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First ediiton.
Extent
408 pages
Isbn
9780393079531
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2015001552
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • 891611029
  • (OCoLC)891611029

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