Real American Tragedy, The

By: Burtis, C. Edward, with Lee S. Roberts

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262 pages; 8vo (8.5") 22 cm; Hardcover, dark red buckram cloth, 262 + [iv] pages, endnotes, bibliography. Warmly inscribed and dated 26 May 1961 and SIGNED by Lee S. Roberts. ; Copyright 1959. This is 2nd printing, 1960. Foreword by Lee S. Roberts (aka Dr. Royal Lee) president of the Lee Foundation for Nutritional Research, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. From jacket blurb: 'Here is the real story behind the rapid degeneration of American's young men, the boom in the tranquilizer market, the growing problem of juvenile delinquency, the high rate of divorce, etc, threatening changes that are destroying millions of Americans needlessly.' Author gives reams of scientific data on poor-nutrition processed foods, and recommendations for improving health through good nutrition. ; From the estate of a podiatrist. Book shows little wear, but many pages have ballpoint underlining, all done very neatly with ruler. Jacket has small chips at heel and crown but is all readable.

Title: Real American Tragedy, The

Author Name: Burtis, C. Edward, with Lee S. Roberts

Categories: Body, Mind & Spirit,

Edition: Second Printing

Publisher: Lee Foundation for Nutritional Research: 1960

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: 18278

Keywords: Health & Fitness ; Nutrition ; Diet ; Diets ; Dieting ; American History ; Food Science ; Autographed ; Signed ;,