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The Resource Hungry ghosts : Mao's secret famine, Jasper Becker

Hungry ghosts : Mao's secret famine, Jasper Becker

Label
Hungry ghosts : Mao's secret famine
Title
Hungry ghosts
Title remainder
Mao's secret famine
Statement of responsibility
Jasper Becker
Title variation
Hungry ghosts
Title variation remainder
Maos secret famine
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Combining years of interviews, extensive research, and painstaking detective work, a journalist exposes the horrible result of Mao Zedong's attempted utopian engineering in China between 1958 and 1962, uncovering a bloody trail of terror, cannibalism, torture, and murder
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 1997
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156717
Cataloging source
DLC
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Becker, Jasper
Dewey number
363.8095109045
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Mao, Zedong
  • Famines
  • Food supply
Target audience
adult
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Mao's secret famine
Label
Hungry ghosts : Mao's secret famine, Jasper Becker
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [333]-338) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
286396
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 352 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780684834573
Lccn
96032803
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780684834573
  • (Sirsi) ABL-9339
Label
Hungry ghosts : Mao's secret famine, Jasper Becker
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [333]-338) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
286396
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 352 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780684834573
Lccn
96032803
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780684834573
  • (Sirsi) ABL-9339

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