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Book of Compassion
 

The Book of Compassion

 

Table of Contents

 

A Few Words

 

Universal Declaration of the Rights of Animals

 

My Visit to A Dairy Farm

  Dairy Cows - Life, Usage, and Sufferings (New York Times)
  Cows� Body Parts � Common Usage � Sale Price
  Recycling of Slaughterhouses Waste (Rendering Plants)
  Milk � Its Impact on Health, Cruelty, and Pollution
  Is Nothing Sacred? - Cruelty towards India�s Holy Animals
  Varakh (Silver Foil)
  Facts about Eggs
  Story of Silk
  Story of Pearls
  The Myth About Milk
 

Puppy Mills: Breeding Ills

  Alternatives to Animal Abuse
 

What Our Readers say about

 

Vegetarian Definition

 

Recommended Reading Material

  List of Organizations of Animal care and Nonviolent Activities
 

Excerpts - How our Diet affects the Environment

  Jain Books
  Catalog of Books in English
  Catalog of Books in Hindi
  Catalog of Books in Gujarati
  List of Books, Topics & Sub-topics and Authors

Recommended Reading Material


 

 

1

The Compassionate Cook

Ingrid Newkirk

Favorite recipes from PETA staff and members. Available from PETA (www.peta-online.org).

2

Cooking with PETA

PETA

In addition to more than 200 recipes, this book includes helpful information on how and why to become vegetarian. Available from PETA (www.peta-online.org).

3

Diet for a New America

John Robbins.

Exposes the cruelty, wastefulness, and ecological impact of mechanized meat production. Available from PETA (www.peta-online.org).

4

Eat More, Weigh Less:

Dr. Dean Ornish.

Dr. Dean Ornish�s Life Choice Program for Losing Weight Safely Available from PETA (www.peta-online.org).

5

Eat Right, Live Longer:

Neal Barnard, M.D.

Using the Natural Power of Foods to Age-Proof Your Body Available from PCRM (www.pcrm.org) and PETA (www.peta-online.org).

6

Enemies, A Love Story

I. B. Singer.

This farcical comedy is also a subtle exploration of the parallels between Holocaust refugees and non-human victims of persecution.

7

Instead of Chicken, Instead of Turkey

Karen Davis.

Features vegan alternatives to poultry and eggs.

8

The Jungle

Sinclair.

The classic novel that exposed corrupt conditions in the Chicago meatpacking industry.

9

The McDougall Plan for Super Health

McDougall and McDougall

An easy to understand explanation of how to �look better, feel better, and stay better.�

10

Slaughterhouse

Eisnitz.

The shocking story of greed, neglect, and inhumane treatment inside the U.S. meat industry.

11

Vegan: The New Ethics of Eating

Marcus

A thorough and engaging overview of the health, ecological, and ethical issues surrounding the human diet.

12

Vegan Nutrition Pure and Simple

Michael Klaper.

Clarifies the consequences of eating animal products and expounding the benefits of a vegan diet.

Additional reading material

1

Don't Drink Your Milk

Dr. Frank Oski

2

Dr. Dean Ornish's Program for Reversing Heart Disease

Dr. Dean Ornish

3

Pregnancy, Children, and the Vegan Diet

Dr. Michael Klaper

4

Reclaiming Our Health

John Robbins

5

Diet for a New America the Video

John Robbins

6

A Physician's Slimming Guide for Permanent Weight Control

Dr. Neal Barnard

7

Food for Life

Dr. Neal Barnard

8

Foods That Cause You Lose Weight

Dr. Neal Barnard

9

The Power of Your Plate

Dr. Neal Barnard

10

Milk, A Message to My Patients

Dr. Robert Kradjian

11

Save Yourself from Breast Cancer

Dr. Robert Kradjian

12

Get the Fat Out

Victoria Moran

13

Compassion: The Ultimate Ethic

Victoria Moran

14

The Love Powered Diet

Victoria Moran

15

Why Be a Vegetarian?

Sheth

16

Quit for Good

Ralph C. Cinque

17

Food Allergies Made Simple

Phyllis Austin, Drs. Agatha & Calvin Thrash

18

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (Prevention, Treatment, Recovery)

Orthodox Views

19

The Tofu Toll Booth

Dar Williams

20

Let There be Light

Darius Dinshah

21

Conscious Eating

Dr. Gabriel Cousins

22

The Science and Fine Art of Natural Hygiene

Dr. Herbert M. Sheldon

23

Natural Hygience (The Pristine Way of Life)

Dr. Herbert M. Sheldon

24

Fasting and Eating for Health

Dr. Joel Fuhman

25

Medical Drugs on Trial; Verdict Guilty

Dr. K.R. Sidhwa

26

A Race for Life (From Cancer to Ironman)

Dr. Ruth Heidrich

27

Health for All

Dr. Shelton

28

First Aid, the Natural Way

Dr. Sidhwa

29

Diabetes and Hypoglycemic Syndrome

Drs. Agatha & Calvin Thrash

30

Long Life Now (Strategies for Staying Alive)

Lee Hitchcox

Most of the above books are commonly available at most health and natural foods stores, and many vegetarian societies also stock them. The easiest way to buy them is by mail order from American Vegan Society, P.O. Box H, Malaga, NJ USA 08328.