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The Resource Never out of season : how having the food we want when we want it threatens our food supply and our future, Rob Dunn

Never out of season : how having the food we want when we want it threatens our food supply and our future, Rob Dunn

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Never out of season : how having the food we want when we want it threatens our food supply and our future
Title
Never out of season
Title remainder
how having the food we want when we want it threatens our food supply and our future
Statement of responsibility
Rob Dunn
Title variation
How having the food we want when we want it threatens our food supply and our future
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"A biologist explains how the scientific breeding of our food supply into only the hardiest and tastiest varieties has made these crops susceptible to Mother Nature and discusses how a single bug or virus can now cause a massive collapse,"--NoveList
Cataloging source
PNX
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Dunn, Rob R
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Food supply
  • Food crops
  • Food consumption
  • Agricultural ecology
Label
Never out of season : how having the food we want when we want it threatens our food supply and our future, Rob Dunn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-310) 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
A banana in every bowl -- An island like ours -- The perfect pathological storm -- Escape is temporary -- My enemy's enemy is my friend -- Chocolate terrorism -- The meltdown of the chocolate ecosystem -- Prospecting for seeds -- the siege -- The grass eaters -- Henry Ford's jungle -- Why we need wild nature -- The Red Queen and the long game -- Fowler's ark -- Grains, guns, and desertification -- Preparing for the flood -- Epilogue: What do I do?
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
vii, 323 pages
Isbn
9780316260725
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)974636738
  • (OCoLC)ocn974636738
  • 872702
Label
Never out of season : how having the food we want when we want it threatens our food supply and our future, Rob Dunn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-310) 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
A banana in every bowl -- An island like ours -- The perfect pathological storm -- Escape is temporary -- My enemy's enemy is my friend -- Chocolate terrorism -- The meltdown of the chocolate ecosystem -- Prospecting for seeds -- the siege -- The grass eaters -- Henry Ford's jungle -- Why we need wild nature -- The Red Queen and the long game -- Fowler's ark -- Grains, guns, and desertification -- Preparing for the flood -- Epilogue: What do I do?
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
vii, 323 pages
Isbn
9780316260725
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)974636738
  • (OCoLC)ocn974636738
  • 872702

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