Raising steaks the life and times of American beef by Betty Harper Fussell

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Published by Harcourt, Inc. in Orlando .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Beef cattle -- United States -- History,
  • Beef industry -- United States -- History,
  • Beef -- United States,
  • Cookery (Beef)

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Other titlesLife and times of American beef
StatementBetty Fussell.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsSF196.U6 F87 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18517888M
ISBN 109780151012022
LC Control Number2008017310

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