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The hungry world

Nick Cullather

The hungry world

America"s cold war battle against poverty in Asia

by Nick Cullather

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agricultural assistance, American -- Asia,
  • Economic assistance, American -- Asia,
  • Food supply -- Asia,
  • Food relief -- Asia,
  • United States -- Foreign relations -- Asia,
  • Asia -- Foreign relations -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementNick Cullather.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD2056.Z8 C85 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24124476M
    ISBN 109780674050785
    LC Control Number2010010950

    Hungry Planet Family Food Portraits 36 images Created 15 Jan Next. View: 25 | All. 30 Families, 24 Countries, Meals – One Extraordinary Book. In Hungry Planet, Peter Menzel and Faith D’Aluisio present a photographic study of families from around the world, revealing what people eat during the course of one week.


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