The Kelloggs

The Battling Brothers of Battle Creek
CD - unabridged
Audio (14 discs)
Product Number: DD38266
Released: Jul 10, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781684413669
Narrator/s: David Colacci
Publisher: Highbridge Company
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John Harvey Kellogg was one of America's most beloved physicians; a bestselling author, lecturer, and health-magazine publisher; founder of the Battle Creek Sanitarium; and patron saint of the pursuit of wellness. His youngest brother, Will, was the founder of the Battle Creek Toasted Corn Flake Company, which revolutionized the mass production of food and what we eat for breakfast. 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. As Markel chronicles the Kelloggs' fascinating, Magnificent Ambersons-like ascent into the pantheon of American industrialists, we see the vast changes in American social mores that took shape in diet, health, medicine, philanthropy, and food manufacturing during seven decades-changing the lives of millions and helping to shape our industrial age.


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The Kelloggs
Product Number: BX00104540
Product Number:Z100137626
Product Number:DD38266

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Author(s): Howard Markel
Narrator(s): David Colacci
Product Number Z100137626
Released: Aug 08, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: Highbridge Company
ISBN: #9781684413676
Author(s): Howard Markel
Product Number EB00691433
Released: Aug 08, 2017
Business Term: 2 Year
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: #9780307907288

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