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Main Title Lords of the harvest : biotech, big money, and the future of food /
Author Charles, Daniel.
Publisher Perseus Pub.,
Year Published 2001
OCLC Number 51317863
ISBN 073820773X; 9780738207735; 0738202916; 9780738202914
Subjects Biotechnology industries--United States. ; Food industry and trade--United States. ; Genetically modified foods--Government policy--United States. ; Biotechnology industry--United States ; Biotechnologie ; Biotechnologie agricole ; Aliments--Biotechnologie ; Aliments transg eniques-- Etats-Unis ; Aliments transg eniques--Politique gouvernementale-- Etats-Unis ; Agriculture--Innovations-- Etats-Unis ; Bio-industries-- Etats-Unis
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EJBM  HD9999.B443U6176 2001 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 02/14/2003
Collation xix, 348 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
Notes Includes index.
Contents Notes 1. The first transformation -- 2. Marching on Washington -- 3. "Everything was worth doing" -- 4. The first useful gene : Bacillus thuringiensis and its many inventors -- 5. Gifts of god -- 6. Genes that love poisons -- 7. Triumphs of tinkering -- 8. Forces in opposition -- 9. Seed wars -- 10. The tomato that ate Calgene -- 11. Tremors of anticipation -- 12. Summers of triumph, summers of discord -- 13. Power plays -- 14. Backlash -- 15. The wheels come off -- 16. The deluge -- 17. Global claims -- 18. Perched on a precipice -- 19. Infinite horizons. Explains how Monsanto, a chemical company, used three young scientists to create bioengineered plants in order to make more money, and discusses the negative effects their greed will have on the world's food supply.
Place Published Cambridge, Mass. :
PUB Date Free Form c2001.
BIB Level m
Cataloging Source OCLC/T
LCCN 2002113414
Merged OCLC records 49551330
OCLC Time Stamp 20030213104845
Language eng
Origin OCLC
Type CAT
OCLC Rec Leader 01139nam 2200325Ia 45020