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⛄ Paperback Read [ ⁂ Hungry Planet: What the World Eats ] ⛎ Book Author Peter Menzel ⛷

⛄ Paperback Read [ ⁂ Hungry Planet: What the World Eats ] ⛎ Book Author Peter Menzel ⛷ ⛄ Paperback Read [ ⁂ Hungry Planet: What the World Eats ] ⛎ Book Author Peter Menzel ⛷ On the banks of Malis Niger River, Soumana Natomo and his family gather for a communal dinner of millet porridge with tamarind juice In the USA, the Ronayne Caven family enjoys corndogs on a stick with a tossed green salad This age old practice of sitting down to a family meal is undergoing unprecedented change as rising world affluence and trade, along with the spread of global food conglomerates, transform diets worldwide In HUNGRY PLANET, the creative team behind the best selling Material World, Women in the Material World, and MAN EATING BUGS presents a photographic study of families from around the world, revealing what people eat during the course of one week Each familys profile includes a detailed description.Awards2006 James Beard Cookbook of the Year The Splendid Table Book of the Year2005 Harry Chapin Media Award finalist for the 2006 IACP Cookbook AwardReviewsArresting, beautiful, enlightening and infinitely human, this is a collection of full page photos of families around the world surrounded by what they eat in a single week from Bhutan to San Antonio Read the illuminating statistics and the essays This is a book for the family and for the classroom You wont see the same old arent we better than them attitude, nor will you be shamed This book reminds us that what we eat is the simplest, yet most profound, thread that ties us together.Lynne Rossetto Kasper, Host of American Public Medias Public Radio Program, The Splendid Tablethe politics of food at its most poignant and provocative A coffee table book that will certainly make coffee interesting.Washington PostWhile the photos are extraordinary fine enough for a stand alone volume its the questions these photos ask that make this volume so gripping This is a beautiful, quietly provocative volume.Publishers Weekly, Starred Review This book of portraits reveals a planet of joyful individuality, dispiriting sameness, and heart breaking disparity Its a perfect gift for the budding anti globalists on your listBon Appetit A unique photographic study of global nutrition USA TodayGrabs your attention for the startlingly varied stories it tells about how people feed themselves around the world Its contents are based on detailed research, beautifully photographed, presented with often disturbing clarity Associated PressThe worlds kitchens open to Peter Menzel and Faith DAluisio, the intrepid couple who created the series of books called Material World As always with this couples terse, lively travelogues, politics and the world economy are never far from view New York Times Book Review illuminating, thought provoking, and gloriously colorful Saveur MagazineRichly colored and quietly composed photographs.Hungry Planet is not a book about obesity or corporate villains its something much grander Its premise is simple to the point of obvious and powerful to the point of art Salon.comA fascinating nutritional and gustatory tour San Jose Mercury NewsA grand culinary voyage through our modern worlda lushly illustrated anthropological study San Francisco Bay GuardianThe talked about book of the seasonthe stories are fascinating Detroit Free PressUnique and engaging Delta Airlines Sky magazine Hungry Planet: What the World Eats

 

    • Hungry Planet: What the World Eats
    • 4.5
    • 861
    • Paperback
    • 0984074430
    • Peter Menzel
    • English
    • 26 May 2016

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