Here you'll discover fascinating bovine trivia, such as:
the daily jaw movements of a cow average 41,360 there are 340 "squirts" in a pail of milk the average American eats one half ton of cheese during a lifetime in 4000 B.C. cheese was made in Switzerland the story of the hereford Jessica and a lovesick Vermont moose the connection between cows and UFOs
The text is complemented by playful illustrations that showcase everything from famous cows to diagrams on how to milk a cow. Cow fans everywhere will delight in this udderly fun book about dairy cows with humorous historical artwork.
Chapters are: "All About Cows," "Famous Cows in History," "Milking History," "Beefcake & Bulls," "Brave New Bovine World," "Cows in the Arts," and "With Love & Affection."
Also recommended: "The Complete Cow," "The Complete Pig," "This Old Farm," "A Farm Country Christmas," and "This Old Tractor."
Town Square Books from Voyageur Press provide entertaining, in-depth coverage of popular cultural icons, collectibles, nostalgia, and Americana. Town Square Books have an appealing balance of lively text, crisp full-color photography, and careful reproduction of rare archival material.
"'About Cows' is a lot like ice cream: nutritious but fun to eat."--Capital Times, Madison, WI.