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World war on hunger

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture

World war on hunger

staff summary of testimony presented at hearings on world food and population problems, February 14-18, 1966 ... Eighty-ninth Congress, second session. March 1966

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Agriculture

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Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Food supply,
  • Population

  • Edition Notes

    At head of title: 89th Congress, 2nd session, [Committee print]

    The Physical Object
    Pagination19 p.
    Number of Pages19
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15004347M

    In Hunger Winter by Rob Currie, year-old Dirk has been the man of the house since his father disappeared while fighting against the Nazis with the Dutch Resistance. When Dirk's older sister is arrested by the Gestapo, Dirk is fearful that he and his little sister Anna will be next. Desperate, Dirk and Anna run away to find his father. As Dirk leads Anna through the war-torn Netherlands /5(3).   The thrilling story of one boy&#;s quest to find his father and protect his younger sister during the great Dutch famine of World War II.&#;Sometimes you have to take a chance, because it&#;s the only chance you have.&#;Thirteen-year-old Dirk has been the man of the house since his papa disappeared while fighting against the Nazis with the Dutch Resistance. When Format: E-Book.

    About WHES & Hunger Notes For the past 40 years, since its founding in , the mission of World Hunger Education Service is to undertake programs, including Hunger Notes, that Educate the general public and target groups about the extent and causes of hunger and malnutrition in the United States and the world.   JH's theory sounds too obvious for a book like this; i think they just lost all contact with the rest of the world after some gigantic war, kept to themselves. Coz if the rest of the world knew about the barbaric nature of The Hunger Games, it would never have been tolerated.

      World War 2 (sorry, I don’t know how to do Roman numerals) was extremely violent. Nowadays, reading books like “Number the Stars,” “The Devil’s Arithmetic,” or other Holocaust books usually happens in fifth grade, even fourth grade. When we read these books as a class, kids were more sickened by the Holocaust books than The Hunger. Hunger winter: a World War II novel. [Rob Currie] -- When his older sister Els, a Resistance fighter, is arrested by the Gestapo, thirteen-year-old Dirk takes his little sister, Anna, across the war-torn Netherlands seeking their father, who is also in.


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