The Resource The food explorer : the true adventures of the globe-trotting botanist who transformed what America eats, Daniel Stone, (electronic book)

The food explorer : the true adventures of the globe-trotting botanist who transformed what America eats, Daniel Stone, (electronic book)

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The food explorer : the true adventures of the globe-trotting botanist who transformed what America eats
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The food explorer
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the true adventures of the globe-trotting botanist who transformed what America eats
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Daniel Stone
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Language
eng
Summary
The true adventures of David Fairchild, a late-nineteenth-century food explorer who travelled the globe and introduced diverse crops like avocados, mangoes, seedless grapes - and thousands more - to the American plate
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Citation source
  • Bklst 12/01/2017
  • LJ 01/01/2018
  • PW 11/13/2017
  • Kirkus 01/15/2018
Dewey number
  • 580.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QK31.F2
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Target audience
adult
The food explorer : the true adventures of the globe-trotting botanist who transformed what America eats, Daniel Stone, (electronic book)
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The food explorer : the true adventures of the globe-trotting botanist who transformed what America eats, Daniel Stone, (electronic book)
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 329-337) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Chance encounters -- One thousand dollars -- East of Suez -- Guest and prot?g? -- The listless Pacific -- One cause, one country -- Crossing countries -- Alligator pears -- Grapes of a Venetian monk -- Citrus maxima -- Lemons, leaves, and the dawn of new light -- On the banks of the Tigris -- Bell's grand plan -- A brain awhirl -- Cherry trees with no cherries -- The urge to walk -- Outlaws, brigands, and murderers -- Fly the coop -- Sad and mad and so utterly unnecessary -- Wij zijn Amerikanen -- Epilogue
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First edition.
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1 online resource
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online
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9781101990605
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2017037949
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remote
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  • (SKY)sky289676187
  • 1357791
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  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Format: Kindle Book
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