The Resource Frozen in time : Clarence Birdseye's outrageous idea about frozen food, Mark Kurlansky

Frozen in time : Clarence Birdseye's outrageous idea about frozen food, Mark Kurlansky

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Frozen in time : Clarence Birdseye's outrageous idea about frozen food
Title
Frozen in time
Title remainder
Clarence Birdseye's outrageous idea about frozen food
Statement of responsibility
Mark Kurlansky
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Language
eng
Summary
"This biography--perfect for middle-grade readers--tells the life story of Clarence Birdseye, the man who revolutionized the frozen food industry, and is adapted from Mark Kurlansky's adult work Birdseye: The Adventures of a Curious Man. Adventurer and inventor Clarence Birdseye had a fascination with food preservation that led him to develop and patent the Birdseye freezing process and start the company that still bears his name today. His limitless curiosity spurred his other inventions, including the electric sunlamp, an improved incandescent lightbulb, and a harpoon gun to tag finback whales. This true story of an early entrepreneur is as thrilling as the story of Steve Jobs or Mark Zuckerberg. Includes an 8-page black-and-white photo insert"--
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Biography type
individual biography
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DLC
Dewey number
  • 338.7/664
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Age 10 and up
LC call number
HD9217.U52
LC item number
B5753 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
juvenile
Frozen in time : Clarence Birdseye's outrageous idea about frozen food, Mark Kurlansky
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Frozen in time : Clarence Birdseye's outrageous idea about frozen food, Mark Kurlansky
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn870896517
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Dimensions
22 cm.
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Edition
First edition.
Extent
165 pages
Isbn
9780385743884
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2014017840
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)870896517

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