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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
Summary
A profile of eccentric genius inventor Clarence Birdseye chronicles how his innovative fast-freezing process revolutionized the food industry and American agriculture
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10109901
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
NLM call number
HD9217 U52
NLM item number
B575 2012
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birdseye, Clarence
  • Birdseye, Clarence
  • Frozen foods industry
  • Inventors
  • Businessmen
  • Inventors
  • Businessmen
  • Frozen foods industry
  • Inventors
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the adventures of a curious man
Label
Birdseye : the adventures of a curious man, Mark Kurlansky
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-240) 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
ocn753624523
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 251 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385527057
Lccn
2011044891
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40021108421
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)753624523
Label
Birdseye : the adventures of a curious man, Mark Kurlansky
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 233-240) 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
ocn753624523
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 251 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385527057
Lccn
2011044891
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40021108421
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)753624523

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