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The Ranch: A Modern History of the North American Cattle Industry

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Publisher Comments:

The Ranch is an oral history told by the very people who came up with the ideas to cope with the changes in the North American beef cattle industry.

Book News Annotation:

An oral history told by the people who developed the ideas, technology and new breeds of cattle that dramatically changed the North American beef cattle industry in the 20th century. The serious problems faced by the industry in the middle of this century are described, as well as the solutions--improved breeding and technology--which saved it. B&w photos and illustrations.
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Synopsis:

The North American beef cattle industry changed dramatically in the 20th century. The Ranch is an oral history told by the very people who came up with the ideas to cope with those changes. Engaging and memorable stories explain how the modern industry evolved.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 363-364) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780878423101
Editor:
Ewing, Sherm
Publisher:
John McQuarrie
Author:
Ewing, Sherm
Location:
Missoula :
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Industries
Subject:
United States - 20th Century
Subject:
Ranch life
Subject:
Beef cattle
Subject:
Ranchers
Subject:
Cattle trade
Subject:
Cattle trade -- North America -- History.
Subject:
Corporate & Business History
Subject:
Industries - Agribusiness
Subject:
Corporate & Business History - General
Subject:
Beef cattle -- North America -- History.
Subject:
Ranch life -- North America -- History.
Subject:
Business-History and Biography
Copyright:
Publication Date:
19941031
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
9.01x5.92x.99 in. 1.35 lbs.

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