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China"s fight for grain

Anna Louise Strong

China"s fight for grain

three dates from a diary in late 1962

by Anna Louise Strong

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Published by New World Press in Peking .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture -- Economic aspects -- China.,
  • Communes -- China.,
  • Food supply -- China.,
  • Grain -- China.,
  • Rationing -- China.,
  • Rural development -- China.,
  • China -- Economic conditions -- 1949-1976.

  • Edition Notes

    China fought three years of natural disaster and consequent grain shortage by combined operations: rationing in the cities... strengthening of rural communes...adjustment of industry to give immediate aid and permanent improvement to agriculture.

    Statementby Anna Louise Strong.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination42p. :
    Number of Pages42
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21693192M

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