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Meatonomics

David Robinson Simon

Meatonomics

how the rigged economics of meat and dairy make you consume too much--and how to eat better, live longer, and spend smarter

by David Robinson Simon

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Government policy,
  • Meat industry and trade,
  • Dairy products industry

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDavid Robinson Simon
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9416 .S56 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvi, 289 pages
    Number of Pages289
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27151724M
    ISBN 101573246204
    ISBN 109781573246200
    LC Control Number2013016514
    OCLC/WorldCa841893759

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