Synopsis : Famine written by Cormac O Grada, published by Princeton University Press which was released on 29 August 2010. Download Famine Books now! Available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format.
"O Grada 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. O Grada demonstrates the central role famine has played in the economic and political histories of places"--From publisher description.