By examining the advocates of vegetarianism, including institutions, organizations, activists, and publications, Shprintzen explores how an idea grew into a nationwide community united not only by diet but also by broader goals of social reform.
The book is published by the University of North Carolina Press.
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Coverage of The Vegetarian Crusade
Book Review via the American Library Association's Choice Reviews
Interview with Heritage Radio
Podcast interview Michael Gebert at Sky Full of Bacon
"Chicago, vegetarian capital of America (c. 1905)," Chicago Reader
"Book Review: The Vegetarian Crusade," ForeWord Reviews
"Book Verdict: The Vegetarian Crusade," Library Journal
"Review of Adam D. Shprintzen's "The Vegetarian Crusade," History News Network
Chronicle of Higher Education
"7 New Foodie Books That Should Be On Your Shelves," Organic Authority