Birdseye (Hardcover)

The Adventures of a Curious Man

By Mark Kurlansky

Thorndike Press, 9781410450784, 359pp.

Publication Date: September 26, 2012

Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (5/7/2012)
Paperback (2/12/2013)
Hardcover (5/8/2012)

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From the author of "Cod," "Salt," and other informative bestsellers, comes the first biography of Clarence Birdseye, the eccentric genius inventor whose fast-freezing process revolutionized the food industry and American agriculture.

About the Author

MARK KURLANSKY is the "New York Times" bestselling author of many books, including "The Food of a Younger Land," "Cod: A Biography of the Fish That Changed the World," "Salt: A World History," "1968: The Year That Rocked the World," and "The Big Oyster: History on the Half Shell." He lives in New York City.