Nutro 29. A Romance

TitleNutro 29. A Romance
Year for Search1950
AuthorsNorris, Frank [Callan](1907-67)
Date Published1950
PublisherRinehart & Co
Place PublishedNew York
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Discovery of a cheap food substitute and its consequences, which include competition between countries to control it and capitalists to produce it. The central theme of the novel is that with such a food substitute available, poorly paid and otherwise exploited workers will simply quit and leave, destroying the economy. To force people back to work the food is outlawed.

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1950 Norris, Frank [Callan] (1907-67). Nutro 29. A Romance. New York: Rinehart & Co. PSt

Discovery of a cheap food substitute and its consequences, which include competition between countries to control it and capitalists to produce it. The central theme of the novel is that with such a food substitute available, poorly paid and otherwise exploited workers will simply quit and leave, thus destroying the economy. To force people back to work the food is outlawed.