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The Resource The last hunger season : a year in an African farm community on the brink of change, Roger Thurow

The last hunger season : a year in an African farm community on the brink of change, Roger Thurow

Label
The last hunger season : a year in an African farm community on the brink of change
Title
The last hunger season
Title remainder
a year in an African farm community on the brink of change
Statement of responsibility
Roger Thurow
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Documents the story of a group of Kenyan farmers working to transcend lives of dire poverty and hunger to secure better opportunities for their families, illuminating their challenges while explaining the necessity of improving Africa's agriculture sector
Cataloging source
IEN/DLC
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Thurow, Roger
Dewey number
338.196762
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HD1476.K43
LC item number
T485 2012
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
HD1476.K43
NAL item number
T485 2012
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Chicago Council on Global Affairs
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  • Farms, Small
  • Subsistence farming
  • Food supply
  • Hunger
  • Agricultural development projects
  • Kenya
  • Agricultural development projects
  • Farms, Small
  • Food supply
  • Hunger
  • Rural conditions
  • Subsistence farming
  • Kenya
  • Hunger
  • Ländliche Entwicklung
  • Landbevölkerung
  • Selbsthilfe
  • Kenia
Label
The last hunger season : a year in an African farm community on the brink of change, Roger Thurow
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Sikuku (festival days)
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index
  • Maps
  • Prologue
  • Simiyu (the dry season)
  • Masambu (preparing the land)
  • Wafula (the rains)
  • Wanjala (the hunger)
  • Wekesa (the harvest)
  • Sirumbi (second planting)
Control code
ocn744287741
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 273 pages
Isbn
9781610390675
Lccn
2012003785
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781610390675
  • (OCoLC)744287741
Label
The last hunger season : a year in an African farm community on the brink of change, Roger Thurow
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Sikuku (festival days)
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index
  • Maps
  • Prologue
  • Simiyu (the dry season)
  • Masambu (preparing the land)
  • Wafula (the rains)
  • Wanjala (the hunger)
  • Wekesa (the harvest)
  • Sirumbi (second planting)
Control code
ocn744287741
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 273 pages
Isbn
9781610390675
Lccn
2012003785
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781610390675
  • (OCoLC)744287741

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