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The Kelloggs : the battling brothers of Battle Creek / Howard Markel.

Markel, Howard (author.).

Available copies

  • 16 of 26 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 26 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Brownstown PL - Brownstown 920 M345 (Text) 79361000104401 Adult Nonfiction - Biography Available -
Butler PL - Butler 920 MAR (Text) 73174005033488 Childrens: Nonfiction Checked out 11/27/2017
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola 977.422 MAR (Text) 33118000181293 Adult: New Book Checked out 11/29/2017
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville 920 MAR (Text) 76895000268427 1st Floor New Books Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver 977.422 MAR (Text) 34304000868668 Adult - Nonfiction Available -
Eckhart PL - Temporary Location BIO 920 KELLOGGS (Text) 840191002453301 Auburn Plaza - New Adult Nonfiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 920 MAR (Text) 33187004256885 Nonfiction Checked out 12/05/2017
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg BIO KELLOGG (Text) 32826014099006 New Books Checked out 12/04/2017
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown 977.422 MARK (Text) 39213000811947 New Adult Nonfiction Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland B K292m (Text) 76383000452185 Adult New Shelf, B Checked out 11/28/2017
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780307907271
  • ISBN: 0307907279
  • Physical Description: xxix, 506 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Pantheon Books, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 393-480) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction: The Cain and Abel of America's heartland -- Part I: "Michigan fever". "Go west, young man" ; The chosen one ; New brooms sweep clean ; Long-distance learning -- Part II: An empire of wellness. Building the San ; "What's more American than corn flakes?" ; "Fire!" ... and cease-fire ; The new San -- Part III: Manufacturing health. The San's operations ; A "university of health" ; Will's place -- Part IV: Battles of old age. The prison of resentment ; The doctor's crusade against race degeneracy ; A full plate ; "Uneasy lies the head that wears a crown" ; The final score.
Summary, etc.: "In The Kelloggs, Howard Markel tells the sweeping saga of these two extraordinary men, whose lifelong competition and enmity toward one another changed America’s notion of health and wellness from the mid-nineteenth to the mid-twentieth centuries, and who helped change the course of American medicine, nutrition, wellness, and diet."-- Provided by Baker & Taylor.
Subject: Kellogg, John Harvey, 1852-1943
Kellogg, W. K. (Will Keith), 1860-1951
Battle Creek Sanitarium (Battle Creek, Mich.) > History.
Kellogg Toasted Corn Flake Company > History.
Kellogg Company > History.
Physicians > Michigan > Biography.
Industrialists > Michigan > Biography.
Battle Creek (Mich.) > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.

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