The conquest of famine by Aykroyd, W. R.

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Published by Chatto & Windus in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Famines,
  • Food supply,
  • Food relief,
  • Birth control

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Statementby W. R. Aykroyd.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHC79.F3 A94
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 216 p., [8] p. of plates :
Number of Pages216
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Open LibraryOL5230982M
ISBN 100701120479
LC Control Number75301032

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Famine book. Read 30 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Set in the period of the Great Famine of the s, Famine is the story of t 4/5(30). The Harvest of Sorrow: Soviet Collectivisation and the Terror-Famine - Kindle edition by Conquest, Robert.

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