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War, and famine

War, and famine

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Published by s.n. in [S.l .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Food supply -- Confederate States of America

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesConfederate imprints, 1861-1865 -- reel 95, no. 2945-2
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 broadside
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18066689M

    The Charity of War tells how the Ottoman home front grappled with total war and how it sought to mitigate starvation and sickness through relief activities. Melanie S. Tanielian examines the wartime famine's reverberations throughout the community: in Beirut's municipal institutions, in its philanthropic and religious organizations, in. War is the major cause of famine in Africa. Wars cause famine in three major ways: (1) the direct destruction of battle, and the consumption of resources, including food, by armies; (2) famine is.

      This invidious comparison of Churchill with Hitler is the thematic hinge of the book. Unfortunately for the author, the actual record contradicts her account at almost every point. When the War Cabinet became fully aware of the extent of the famine, on 24 September , it agreed to send , tons of grain to India by the end of the year.   The awful thought that arises from reading this book and the like is that the most probable end of all this will be war and famine leading to massive depopulation, and that in that prospect lies.

      Because “Food and War” is so unsparingly bleak — at least initially — readers may find themselves suffering from “eco-anxiety,” a despairing helplessness about the future. But the book abruptly shifts tone in the final third, projecting optimism about the technology and scientific advancements that can break the cycle of war and famine. "Behold, days are coming," declares the Lord GOD, "When I will send a famine on the land, Not a famine for bread or a thirst for water, But rather for hearing the words of the LORD. "People will stagger from sea to sea And from the north even to the east; They will go .


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