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    • Kitchen Literacy

    • How We Lost Knowledge of Where Food Comes from and Why We Need to Get It Back
    • By: Ann Vileisis
    • Narrated by: Alex Day
    • Length: 11 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 23
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      2.5 out of 5 stars 15
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      4 out of 5 stars 16

    Ask children where food comes from, and they’ll probably answer: “the supermarket.” Ask most adults, and their replies may not be much different. Where our foods are raised and what happens to them between farm and supermarket shelf have become mysteries. How did we become so disconnected from the sources of our breads, beef, cheeses, cereal, apples, and countless other foods that nourish us every day?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Fabulous book -- anemic performance

    • By Gringuita on 05-27-12
    • How We Lost Knowledge of Where Food Comes from and Why We Need to Get It Back
    • By: Ann Vileisis
    • Narrated by: Alex Day
    • Length: 11 hrs and 29 mins
    • Release date: 02-24-10
    • 3.5 out of 5 stars 23 ratings

    Regular price: $18.86

    • The Future of the Internet

    • And How to Stop It
    • By: Jonathan Zittrain
    • Narrated by: Alex Day
    • Length: 13 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 21
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      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    This extraordinary book explains the engine that has catapulted the Internet from backwater to ubiquity—and reveals that it is sputtering precisely because of its runaway success. With the unwitting help of its users, the generative Internet is on a path to a lockdown, ending its cycle of innovation—and facilitating unsettling new kinds of control.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Dissapointing

    • By David on 07-03-10

    Regular price: $11.20

    • The Peculiar Life of Sundays

    • By: Stephen Miller
    • Narrated by: Alex Day
    • Length: 11 hrs and 13 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Sunday observance in the Christian West was an important religious issue from late Antiquity until at least the early 20th century. In England the subject was debated in Parliament for six centuries. During the reign of Charles I disagreements about Sunday observance were a factor in the Puritan flight from England. In America the Sunday question loomed large in the nation’s newspapers.

    Regular price: $14.67