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Famine in retreat?

Gordon Bridger

Famine in retreat?

the fight against hunger : a study and a strategy

by Gordon Bridger

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Published by Dent in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Food supply

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 194-197.

    StatementGordon Bridger and Maurice de Soissons.
    ContributionsDeSoissons, Maurice
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 205 p. :
    Number of Pages205
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17187898M

      Over one million people died in the Great Famine, and more than one million more emigrated on the coffin ships to America and beyond. Drawing on contemporary eyewitness accounts and diaries, the book charts the arrival of the potato blight in and the total destruction of the harvests in which brought a sense of numbing shock to the s: 1.   The Famine Commission Report of and the Indian Famine Code of were considered part of the relief and welfare measures to address the countless casualties caused by famines, food scarcity, starvation, epidemics and : Manoranjan Mohanty.

    So he found another solution: starvation. Now, 75 years after one of the great forgotten crimes of modern times, Stalin's man-made famine of /3, the former Soviet republic of . Michael Fathers reviews "Tombstone: The Great Chinese Famine, " by Yang Jisheng and "The Great Famine in China, A Documentary History" by Zhou Xun.

    Survivalism is a movement of individuals or groups (called survivalists or preppers) who actively prepare for emergencies, including possible disruptions in social or political order, on scales from local to alism also encompasses preparation for personal emergencies, such as job loss or being stranded in the wild or under adverse weather conditions. The Famine. Page 2 of 6. More Books. More by this Author. And right here Baseek erred. Had he contented himself with looking fierce and ominous, all would have been well. White Fang, on the verge of retreat, would have retreated, leaving the meat to him. But Baseek did not wait. He considered the victory already his and stepped forward to the meat.


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