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The Resource Late Victorian holocausts : El Ni~no famines and the making of the third world, Mike Davis

Late Victorian holocausts : El Ni~no famines and the making of the third world, Mike Davis

Label
Late Victorian holocausts : El Ni~no famines and the making of the third world
Title
Late Victorian holocausts
Title remainder
El Ni~no famines and the making of the third world
Statement of responsibility
Mike Davis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davis, Mike
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Famines
  • Famines
  • Famines
  • Famines
  • Imperialism
  • Economic development
Label
Late Victorian holocausts : El Ni~no famines and the making of the third world, Mike Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The great drought, 1876-1878. Victoria's ghosts ; "The poor eat their homes" ; Gunboats and messiahs -- El Ni~no and the new imperialism, 1888-1902. The government of hell ; Skeletons at the feast ; A millenarian revolutions -- Decyphering ENSO. The mystery of the monsoons ; Climates of hunger -- The political ecology of famine. The origins of the third world ; India: the modernization of poverty ; China: mandates revoked ; Brazil: race and capital in the Nordeste
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 464 p.
Isbn
9781859847398
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
00054989
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm45636958
Label
Late Victorian holocausts : El Ni~no famines and the making of the third world, Mike Davis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The great drought, 1876-1878. Victoria's ghosts ; "The poor eat their homes" ; Gunboats and messiahs -- El Ni~no and the new imperialism, 1888-1902. The government of hell ; Skeletons at the feast ; A millenarian revolutions -- Decyphering ENSO. The mystery of the monsoons ; Climates of hunger -- The political ecology of famine. The origins of the third world ; India: the modernization of poverty ; China: mandates revoked ; Brazil: race and capital in the Nordeste
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
x, 464 p.
Isbn
9781859847398
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
00054989
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm45636958

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