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Africa beyond famine

Africa beyond famine

a report to the Club of Rome

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Published by Published for the Club of Rome by Tycooly Pub. in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa.
    • Subjects:
    • Famines -- Africa.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-342) and index.

      Statementedited by Aklilu Lemma and Pentti Malaska.
      SeriesCo-operation for development series ;, v. 6
      ContributionsLemma, Aklilu., Malaska, Pentti., Club of Rome.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC800.Z9 F315 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxiv, 347 p. :
      Number of Pages347
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2186981M
      ISBN 101851480390
      LC Control Number89005076

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