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The Resource Late Victorian holocausts : El Niño famines and the making of the third world, Mike Davis

Late Victorian holocausts : El Niño famines and the making of the third world, Mike Davis

Label
Late Victorian holocausts : El Niño famines and the making of the third world
Title
Late Victorian holocausts
Title remainder
El Niño famines and the making of the third world
Statement of responsibility
Mike Davis
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examining a series of droughts and the famines that they spawned in the last third of the 19th century, this text analyses this human tragedy. It covers its global history and lasting impacts on world economic development
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davis, Mike
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HC79.F3
LC item number
D38 2001eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Famines
  • Famines
  • Famines
  • Famines
  • Imperialism
  • Economic development
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Pays occidentaux
  • Famine
  • Impérialisme
  • Sécheresse
  • Histoire économique
  • Développement économique
  • Inde
  • Chine
  • Brésil
  • Economic development
  • Famines
  • Imperialism
  • Brazil
  • China
  • India
  • Natuurrampen
  • Klimaatveranderingen
  • Droogte
  • Hongersnood
  • Imperialisme
  • Hungersnot
  • Entwicklungsländer
  • Hungersnød
  • Tredje verden
  • 1800-tallet
  • India
  • Brasil
  • Kina
  • Sult
  • Klima
  • Økologi
  • Kolonipolitikk
  • Historie
Label
Late Victorian holocausts : El Niño famines and the making of the third world, Mike Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 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
  • The great drought, 1876-1878.
  • Victoria's ghosts
  • "The poor eat their homes"
  • Gunboats and messiahs
  • El Niño and the new imperialism, 1888-1902.
  • The government of hell
  • Skeletons at the feast
  • A millenarian revolutions
Control code
963361870
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 464 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781781680612
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
LIBRARY COPY INCLUDES 1-USER PERPETUAL ACCESS TO EBOOK
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
f95a8ccb-6f6b-45e8-b526-540dca4a84f0
Publisher number
EB00177023
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)963361870
Label
Late Victorian holocausts : El Niño famines and the making of the third world, Mike Davis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 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
  • The great drought, 1876-1878.
  • Victoria's ghosts
  • "The poor eat their homes"
  • Gunboats and messiahs
  • El Niño and the new imperialism, 1888-1902.
  • The government of hell
  • Skeletons at the feast
  • A millenarian revolutions
Control code
963361870
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 464 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781781680612
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
LIBRARY COPY INCLUDES 1-USER PERPETUAL ACCESS TO EBOOK
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
f95a8ccb-6f6b-45e8-b526-540dca4a84f0
Publisher number
EB00177023
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)963361870

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