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Author Despommier, Dickson D.

Title The vertical farm : feeding the world in the 21st century / Dickson Despommier ; [foreword by Majora Carter].

Imprint New York : Picador, c2011.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    635.977 DES    DUE 06-08-19
Edition 1st Picador ed.
Description xviii, 311 p., [32] p. of plates : col. ill., col. maps ; 23 cm.
Contents Remodeling nature -- Yesterday's agriculture -- Today's agriculture -- Tomorrow's agriculture -- The vertical farm: advantages -- The vertical farm: form and function -- The vertical farm: social benefits -- The vertical farm: alternate uses -- Food fast-forwarded.
Subject Urban agriculture.
Alternative agriculture.
Agriculture -- Environmental aspects.
Land use, Urban.
Added Title Feeding the world in the 21st century
ISBN 9780312610692 (pbk.)
0312610696 (pbk.)

 
    
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