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Title The butcher and the vegetarian : one woman's romp through a world of men, meat, and moral crisis / Tara Austen Weaver.
Author Weaver, Tara Austen.
Publication Emmaus, Pa. : Rodale, [2010]
Distribution Emmaus, Pa. : Distributed to the trade by Macmillan
Copyright date ©2010
Description ix, 228 pages ; 24 cm
Call # 616.444 W
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents A first flirtation with meat -- Butcher boys and chicken stock, the hard way -- Beef stock, a taste of meat and marrow -- Ch√Ęteaubriand and the cult of steak -- I've always wanted to be an Argentine gaucho -- Bacon is the gateway drug -- Happy holidays, with roast and gravy -- Of meat and men -- Michael Pollan and the politics of meat -- The high-tech cowboys of Prather Ranch -- When meat is the only thing on the menu -- A visit to the meathenge -- About that health thing -- Dave Evans and half a cow: how large is your freezer? -- Does my steak have a gender? -- The D word -- My week of meats -- What is the opposite of meat? -- Meat is a battlefield -- How it ends.
Subject Weaver, Tara Austen -- Health.
Hypothyroidism -- Patients -- United States -- Biography.
Meat.
Vegetarianism.
ISBN 1605299960 (hardcover) :
9781605299969 (hardcover)

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