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  • The Happy Dust Gangby David Leslie

    Mainstream Publishing 2011; US$ 10.88

    Charlie, snow, toot, white: cocaine goes by many different names. But in Glasgow in the early 1980s, they called it Happy Dust. At no-holds-barred parties of the glamorous and wealthy, cocaine was the new aphrodisiac. A few lines of Charlie and a humdrum party could become an orgy. Hot from the forests of Colombia, Charlie... more...

  • Global Food Crisisby Justin Healey

    The Spinney Press 2011; US$ 22.50

    Currently, a billion undernourished people experience hunger on a regular basis. Global food production will have to rise 70 per cent by 2050 as the world population expands to 9.1 billion from 6.8 billion people. Recent global food prices have been the highest on record, exceeding 2008 levels that sparked deadly riots across the world. Causal factors... more...

  • A Propensity to Protectby W.H. Heick

    Wilfrid Laurier University Press 2006; US$ 48.95

    For Canada the last century was one of great social and economic change: an increasingly urban population witnessed shifts from an agricultural to a mixed economy and from moderate to greater wealth. Heick chronicles how changing attitudes toward butter and margarine reflected the nature of that society. He demonstrates how the ban on the manufacture,... more...

  • World Wide Weedby Tom Decorte; Gary Potter; Martin Bouchard

    Ashgate Publishing Ltd 2011; US$ 134.95

    As we start the second decade of the 21st century, the new cannabis industry continues to fascinate both casual and academic observers of the drug scene. Researchers around the world have become increasingly interested in the phenomenon, aiming to describe, and potentially explain, the rapid switch from importation to domestic production in their own... more...

  • Agricultural Policy Monitoring and Evaluation 2011: OECD Countries and Emerging Economiesby OECD Publishing

    Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development 2011; US$ 91.00

    For the first time, the Monitoring and Evaluation report of agricultural policies covers OECD member countries (including the new members who joined during 2010 – Chile, Estonia, Israel and Slovenia) and selected key emerging economies: Brazil, China, Russia, South Africa and Ukraine. This edition shows that, after an increase in 2009, producer... more...

  • Wine Lover's Journalby Danny May

    F+W Media 2007; US$ 19.95

    For millions of Americans, wine is more than just a libation. It's a hobby, an investment-it's a passion. The Wine Lover's Journal is the perfect way for wine enthusiasts to learn more about this sophisticated drink. This sleek journal is also an ideal method for connoisseurs to keep track of wines they've tried-and those they are still itching to... more...

  • El mercado de productos agrícolas (Farmer's Market)by Dawson J. Hunt

    Shell Education 2010; US$ 8.99

    Many people like to buy fresh fruits and vegetables from the farmers market. The farmers market is a special market where farmers sell the crops they grow. They sell different crops at different times of the year. Sometimes the farmers even make sweet desserts with their fresh fruit. Follow this farming family through the seasons and learn how to weigh... more...

  • The Oxford Handbook of the Economics of Food Consumption and Policyby Jayson L. Lusk; Jutta Roosen; Jason Shogren

    Oxford University Press 2011; US$ 149.99

    Historically, the challenge for humans has been to secure a sufficient supply of food to stave off hunger and starvation. As a result, much of the research on food and agriculture in the past century has focused on issues related to production efficiency, food supply, and farm profitability. In recent years, however, farmers, agribusiness, policy makers,... more...

  • Tales of an Old Horsetraderby Leroy Judson Daniels; Helen S. Herrick

    University of Iowa Press 1987; US$ 29.95

    Leroy Daniels was born in 1882 near Adair, Iowa. When he was ten, his father gave him a pony and a checkbook and sent him out to buy cattle. By the time he was sixteen, he was alone on a ranch in Montana with a herd of seventy wild horses to break. At twenty-one, he was trading horses in the Chicago stockyards, where he told Henry Ford that a... more...

  • Land Administration and Practice in Hong Kongby Roger Nissim

    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 2012; US$ 30.00

    This book tells about the pivotal role of land in Hong Kong is always a vital resource in a dynamic economy. more...