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The Resource Birdseye : the adventures of a curious man, Mark Kurlansky

Birdseye : the adventures of a curious man, Mark Kurlansky

Label
Birdseye : the adventures of a curious man
Title
Birdseye
Title remainder
the adventures of a curious man
Statement of responsibility
Mark Kurlansky
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the author who gave us" Cod, " "Salt, " and other informative bestsellers, the first biography of Clarence Birdseye, the eccentric genius inventor whose fast-freezing process revolutionized the food industry and American agriculture
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kurlansky, Mark
Dewey number
  • 338.7/66402853092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9217.U52
LC item number
B575 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birdseye, Clarence
  • Frozen foods industry
  • Inventors
  • Businessmen
Label
Birdseye : the adventures of a curious man, Mark Kurlansky
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
Prologue: a curious ending -- A nineteenth-century man -- Bugs begins -- Bob goes West -- Ticks -- Frozen -- Freezing -- The idea -- The deal -- The magic -- The inventor -- Beyond the sunset and the baths
Control code
1362412
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xvii, 251 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780385527057
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011044891
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1362412
  • (OCoLC)753624523
Label
Birdseye : the adventures of a curious man, Mark Kurlansky
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
Prologue: a curious ending -- A nineteenth-century man -- Bugs begins -- Bob goes West -- Ticks -- Frozen -- Freezing -- The idea -- The deal -- The magic -- The inventor -- Beyond the sunset and the baths
Control code
1362412
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xvii, 251 pages, [8] pages of plates
Isbn
9780385527057
Isbn Type
(hbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011044891
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1362412
  • (OCoLC)753624523

Library Locations

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