Book Reviews
November 1940

The Chemical Composition of Foods.

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By R. A. McCance and E. M. Widdowson. Price, $2.50. Pp. 150, with no illustrations. New York: Chemical Publishing Company, Inc., 1940.

Am J Dis Child. 1940;60(5):1236. doi:10.1001/archpedi.1940.02000050220031

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This book contains exhaustive studies not only on fresh but on cooked foods, the recipes for cooking being given. The results of this work vary in some details from those of former examinations. The whole forms an extremely valuable reference book.

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