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The political economy of hunger

the silent holocaust

by Kent, George

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Published by Praeger in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Food supply.,
  • Hunger.,
  • Poverty.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p.151-161.

    StatementGeorge Kent.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD9000.5 .K377 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 163 p.:
    Number of Pages163
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2855779M
    ISBN 100030003687
    LC Control Number84018281

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