a short history /
Cormac Ó Gráda.
|Summary:||"Ó Gráda explores the causes and profound consequences of famine over the past five millennia ... He enriches our understanding of the most crucial and far-reaching aspects of famine; how food markets can mitigate famine or make it worse; famine's long-term demographic consequences; and the successes or failures of globalized disaster relief. Ó Gráda demonstrates the central role famine has played in the economic and political histories of places"--From publisher description. |
|Published / Created:||
Princeton, N.J. :
Princeton University Press,
|Notes:||Dust jacket available. See entry for [Miscellaneous dust jackets removed from 10A Collection items] in the NLI catalogue. |
Includes bibliographical references (p. -317) and index.
Physical description: xiii, 327 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
|ISBN:||9780691122373 (acid-free paper)|
0691122377 (acid-free paper)