food war

the European Community and the battle for world food markets by David Curry

Publisher: European Democratic Group in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 62 Downloads: 655
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  • Food supply -- Europe.,
  • Food supply -- European Economic Community countries.,
  • Food supply -- Government policy -- European Economic Community countries.
  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[David Curry].
    The Physical Object
    Pagination62 p. ;
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16851068M

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Army officer from the South before the war, the rations for a soldier during this time usually included. 20 oz. pork or beef (Beef was either fresh or salted, and pork was always salted.); 12 oz. hard bread in camp or garrison or 16 oz.

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