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Where food comes from

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Published by EDC Publishing in Tulsa, Okla .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Food -- Juvenile literature

  • About the Edition

    Describes all the things that happen to food before it reaches the table. Shows how and where food is grown, how it is canned, frozen or dried, and how it is packaged for sale in shops

    Edition Notes

    Includes index

    Other titlesFinding out about where food comes from
    StatementJanet Cook and Shirley Bond ; designed by Chris Scollen ; illustrated by Teri Gower and Guy Smith ; editorial assistance from Felicity Brooks
    SeriesUsborne explainers
    ContributionsBond, Shirley, Scollen, Chris, Gower, Teri, Smith, G. 1957-
    The Physical Object
    Pagination24 p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18008113M
    ISBN 10088110373, 0746002807

    Questions of food consume Gopnik in The Table Comes First: Family, France and the Meaning of Food, an exploration of eating from the earliest restaurant in pre-Revolutionary Paris to what we find at our dinner tables now. Gopnik travels from the United States to/5.


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