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The Resource The metamorphoses of fat : a history of obesity, Georges Vigarello ; translated from the French by C. Jon Delogu

The metamorphoses of fat : a history of obesity, Georges Vigarello ; translated from the French by C. Jon Delogu

Label
The metamorphoses of fat : a history of obesity
Title
The metamorphoses of fat
Title remainder
a history of obesity
Statement of responsibility
Georges Vigarello ; translated from the French by C. Jon Delogu
Creator
Contributor
Translator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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Vigarello, Georges
Dewey number
  • 362.196398
  • 944-J
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Delogu, Jon
Series statement
European perspectives: a series in social thought and cultural criticism
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Obesity
Label
The metamorphoses of fat : a history of obesity, Georges Vigarello ; translated from the French by C. Jon Delogu
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of: Les métamorphoses du gras
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
1. The engraving that wasn't -- 2. A better mouse-trap -- 3. The son of a master weaver -- 4. The emperor's new clothes -- 5. From weaving to computing -- 6. The difference engine -- 7. The analytical engine -- 8. A question of faith and funding -- 9. The lady who loved the Jacquard loom -- 10. A crisis with the American census -- 11. The first Jacquard looms that wove information -- 12. The birth of IBM -- 13. The Thomas Watson phenomenon -- 14. Howard Aiken dreams of a computer -- 15. IBM and the Harvard Mark 1 -- 16. Weaving at the speed of light -- 17. The future
Control code
FIEb17335929
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 261 pages
Isbn
9780231159760
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (DLC) 2012029197
  • (OCoLC)816498901
Label
The metamorphoses of fat : a history of obesity, Georges Vigarello ; translated from the French by C. Jon Delogu
Publication
Copyright
Note
Translation of: Les métamorphoses du gras
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
1. The engraving that wasn't -- 2. A better mouse-trap -- 3. The son of a master weaver -- 4. The emperor's new clothes -- 5. From weaving to computing -- 6. The difference engine -- 7. The analytical engine -- 8. A question of faith and funding -- 9. The lady who loved the Jacquard loom -- 10. A crisis with the American census -- 11. The first Jacquard looms that wove information -- 12. The birth of IBM -- 13. The Thomas Watson phenomenon -- 14. Howard Aiken dreams of a computer -- 15. IBM and the Harvard Mark 1 -- 16. Weaving at the speed of light -- 17. The future
Control code
FIEb17335929
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 261 pages
Isbn
9780231159760
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (DLC) 2012029197
  • (OCoLC)816498901

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