Famine Early Warning Systems: Victims and Destitution

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Earthscan, 1989 - Social Science - 196 pages
Major natural disasters hit the world time after time. Aid is offered when earthquakes, floods and famines strike, but it is always too little and too late. Is it possible to see them coming, to be prepared and so to save possibly thousands of lives?

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