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The Ethiopian Famine: The Story of the Emergency Relief Operation

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By: K Jansson, M Harris and A Penrose

Zed Books

Paperback | Jan 1990 | #6279 | ISBN: 0862328357
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Hardback | Jan 1999 | #6278 | ISBN: 0862328349
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This concise, factual and immensely well-informed book offers a unique insight into the causes and consequences of the 1984-86 famine. Kurt Jansson ran the UN Relief Operation in Ethiopia during this famine and Michael Harris was Overseas Operations Director of Oxfam for 14 years.
`Extremely important. Jansson's reminiscences .... describe some methods whereby the worst mistakes of a major relief operation can be avoided.' Third World Quarterly


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