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The Resource What I eat : around the world in 80 diets, photographed by Peter Menzel ; written by Faith D'Aluisio ; foreword by Marion Nestle

What I eat : around the world in 80 diets, photographed by Peter Menzel ; written by Faith D'Aluisio ; foreword by Marion Nestle

Label
What I eat : around the world in 80 diets
Title
What I eat
Title remainder
around the world in 80 diets
Statement of responsibility
photographed by Peter Menzel ; written by Faith D'Aluisio ; foreword by Marion Nestle
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A photographic collection with stories of 80 people and the food they eat over the course of one day, organized by total daily calorie count and including detailed food lists"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
394.1/209
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
TX353
LC item number
.M437 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
What I eat : around the world in 80 diets, photographed by Peter Menzel ; written by Faith D'Aluisio ; foreword by Marion Nestle
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This book presents 80 people around the world and what they ate on one ordinary day. It is organized according to the number of calories consumed, from least to most."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • 800-1900 Calories per day: 800: Kenya, the Maasai herder -- 900: Botswana, the caretaker -- 1000: India, the Sadhu priest -- 1400: Bangladesh, the runaway train porter -- 1500: Namibia, the Himba pastoralist -- 1600: China, the extreme gamer ; USA Tennessee, candidate for obesity surgery -- 1700: USA New York, the weight-loss camper ; China, the acrobat -- 1800: Bangladesh, the factory seamstress -- 1900: Canada, the green teen ; USA Minnesota, the Mall of America staffer ; USA Pennsylvania, the calorie restrictor ; China, the citrus grower -- Why we cook / Richard Wrangham -- 200-2400 calories: 2000: Bangladesh, the microloan milker ; USA Illinois, the taxi driver ; Namibia, the diamond polisher -- 2100: Vietnam, the American War veteran ; USA California, the Iraq War veteran ; India, the urine drinker -- 2300: Chad, the teenage refugee ; USA New York, the man on the street ; Iceland, the cod fisherman -- 2400: Iran, the miniaturist's daughter ; USA New York, the model student ; India, the bicycle rickshaw driver ; Kenya, the microloan fish fryer -- The agony and the ecstacy of the calorie / Bijal P. Trivedi --
  • 2500-2900 calories: Vietnam, the rice farmer -- 2600 Canada, the sky-high manager ; USA Minnesota, the meat grinder ; China, the college student -- 2700: USA Texas, the astronaut ; Germany, the brewer; Taiwan, the street food vendor ; Yemen, the homemaker ; USA Arizona, the carpenter's assistant -- 2900: Mexico, the rancher -- 3000-2400 calories: 3000: India, the call center operator ; the Palestinian driver -- 3100: Israel, the rabbi ; kenya, the tea plantation farmer ; Latvia, the beekeeper -- 3200: USA Illinois, the restaurant owner ; Egypt, the camel broker ; USA Kentucky, the coal miner -- 3300: Yemen, the Qat seller -- 3400: Brazil, the Amazon grandmother -- Moving the idle masses / Mary Collins -- Portion size matters / Lisa R. Young --
  • 3500-3900: 3500: Japan, the Sumo wrestler ; USA California, the paddle surfer -- 3600: USA Colorado, the greenskeeper -- 3700: Germany, the bread queen ; USA California, the wind farm eigineer ; Australia, the lifeguard -- 3800: Ecuador, the mountain farmer ; USA Maine, the lobsterman -- 3900: Spain, the shepherd ; Latvia, the voice coach ; USA Virginia, the sustainable farmer ; Russia, the art restorer -- Food taboos / Ellen Ruppel Shell -- 4000-4900 calories: 400: USA Texas, the U.S. Army soldier ; Italy, the friar ; Venezuela, the student in the Barrio ; Egypt, the businessman -- 4100: USA Illinois, the commodity farmer -- 4200: Spain, the bullfighter -- 4300: China, the welder ; Namibia, the game warden -- 4600: Germany, the master butcher -- 4700: Canada, the Inuit carver -- 4800: Japan,the bike messenger -- 4900: Tibet autonomous Region, China, the head monk ; Iran, the bread baker -- The end of cooking / Michael Pollan -- 5000-12300 calories: 5200: Brazil, the fisherman -- 5400: USA Mississippi, the long-haul trucker -- 5600: Tibet Autonomous Region, China, the yak herder -- 6000: Venezuela, the oil platform chief -- 6500: Greenland, the arctic hunter -- 6600: USA Illinois, the high-rise ironworker -- 8400: Namibia, the trans-Kalahari trucker -- 12300: Great Britain, the snacker mom -- The pleasures of eating / Wendell Berry -- Statistics
Control code
ocn644149513
Dimensions
32 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
335 p.
Isbn
9780984074402
Isbn Type
;
Lccn
2010025300
Other physical details
col. ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)644149513
  • a915985
Label
What I eat : around the world in 80 diets, photographed by Peter Menzel ; written by Faith D'Aluisio ; foreword by Marion Nestle
Publication
Note
"This book presents 80 people around the world and what they ate on one ordinary day. It is organized according to the number of calories consumed, from least to most."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
  • 800-1900 Calories per day: 800: Kenya, the Maasai herder -- 900: Botswana, the caretaker -- 1000: India, the Sadhu priest -- 1400: Bangladesh, the runaway train porter -- 1500: Namibia, the Himba pastoralist -- 1600: China, the extreme gamer ; USA Tennessee, candidate for obesity surgery -- 1700: USA New York, the weight-loss camper ; China, the acrobat -- 1800: Bangladesh, the factory seamstress -- 1900: Canada, the green teen ; USA Minnesota, the Mall of America staffer ; USA Pennsylvania, the calorie restrictor ; China, the citrus grower -- Why we cook / Richard Wrangham -- 200-2400 calories: 2000: Bangladesh, the microloan milker ; USA Illinois, the taxi driver ; Namibia, the diamond polisher -- 2100: Vietnam, the American War veteran ; USA California, the Iraq War veteran ; India, the urine drinker -- 2300: Chad, the teenage refugee ; USA New York, the man on the street ; Iceland, the cod fisherman -- 2400: Iran, the miniaturist's daughter ; USA New York, the model student ; India, the bicycle rickshaw driver ; Kenya, the microloan fish fryer -- The agony and the ecstacy of the calorie / Bijal P. Trivedi --
  • 2500-2900 calories: Vietnam, the rice farmer -- 2600 Canada, the sky-high manager ; USA Minnesota, the meat grinder ; China, the college student -- 2700: USA Texas, the astronaut ; Germany, the brewer; Taiwan, the street food vendor ; Yemen, the homemaker ; USA Arizona, the carpenter's assistant -- 2900: Mexico, the rancher -- 3000-2400 calories: 3000: India, the call center operator ; the Palestinian driver -- 3100: Israel, the rabbi ; kenya, the tea plantation farmer ; Latvia, the beekeeper -- 3200: USA Illinois, the restaurant owner ; Egypt, the camel broker ; USA Kentucky, the coal miner -- 3300: Yemen, the Qat seller -- 3400: Brazil, the Amazon grandmother -- Moving the idle masses / Mary Collins -- Portion size matters / Lisa R. Young --
  • 3500-3900: 3500: Japan, the Sumo wrestler ; USA California, the paddle surfer -- 3600: USA Colorado, the greenskeeper -- 3700: Germany, the bread queen ; USA California, the wind farm eigineer ; Australia, the lifeguard -- 3800: Ecuador, the mountain farmer ; USA Maine, the lobsterman -- 3900: Spain, the shepherd ; Latvia, the voice coach ; USA Virginia, the sustainable farmer ; Russia, the art restorer -- Food taboos / Ellen Ruppel Shell -- 4000-4900 calories: 400: USA Texas, the U.S. Army soldier ; Italy, the friar ; Venezuela, the student in the Barrio ; Egypt, the businessman -- 4100: USA Illinois, the commodity farmer -- 4200: Spain, the bullfighter -- 4300: China, the welder ; Namibia, the game warden -- 4600: Germany, the master butcher -- 4700: Canada, the Inuit carver -- 4800: Japan,the bike messenger -- 4900: Tibet autonomous Region, China, the head monk ; Iran, the bread baker -- The end of cooking / Michael Pollan -- 5000-12300 calories: 5200: Brazil, the fisherman -- 5400: USA Mississippi, the long-haul trucker -- 5600: Tibet Autonomous Region, China, the yak herder -- 6000: Venezuela, the oil platform chief -- 6500: Greenland, the arctic hunter -- 6600: USA Illinois, the high-rise ironworker -- 8400: Namibia, the trans-Kalahari trucker -- 12300: Great Britain, the snacker mom -- The pleasures of eating / Wendell Berry -- Statistics
Control code
ocn644149513
Dimensions
32 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
335 p.
Isbn
9780984074402
Isbn Type
;
Lccn
2010025300
Other physical details
col. ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)644149513
  • a915985

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