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Hunger and history the influence of hunger on human history by E. Parmalee Prentice

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Published by Harper & Brothers in New York, London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Food -- History,
  • Agriculture -- History,
  • Civilization -- History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesThe influence of hunger on human history.
Statementby E. Parmalee Prentice.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTX353 .P68 1939
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, [1], 269 p.
Number of Pages269
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6388011M
LC Control Number39015191
OCLC/WorldCa2969441

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