A movable feast: ten millennia of food globalization

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This book provides a look at the globalization of food from the days of the hunter-gatherers to present-day genetically modified plants and animals.
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table_of_contents Last hunters, first farmers -- Building the barnyard -- Promiscuous plants of the Northern Fertile Crescent -- Peripatetic plants of Eastern Asia -- Fecund fringes of the Northern Fertile Crescent -- Consequences of the Neolithic -- Enterprise and empires -- Faith and foodstuffs -- Empires in the rubble of Rome -- Medieval progress and poverty -- Spain's New World, the northern hemisphere -- New world, new foods -- New foods in the sounthern New World -- The Columbian exchange and the old worlds -- The Columbian exchange and the new worlds -- Sugar and new beverages -- Kitchen Hispanization -- Producing plenty in paradise -- The frontiers of foreign foods -- Capitalism, colonialism, and cuisine -- Homemade food homogeneity -- Notions of nutrients and nutriments -- The perils of plenty -- The globalization of plenty -- Fast food, a hymn to cellulite -- Parlous plenty into the twenty-first century -- People and plenty in the twenty-first century.
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title A movable feast : ten millennia of food globalization
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