The Resource The escape from hunger and premature death, 1700-2100 : Europe, America, and the Third World, Robert William Fogel

The escape from hunger and premature death, 1700-2100 : Europe, America, and the Third World, Robert William Fogel

Label
The escape from hunger and premature death, 1700-2100 : Europe, America, and the Third World
Title
The escape from hunger and premature death, 1700-2100
Title remainder
Europe, America, and the Third World
Statement of responsibility
Robert William Fogel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A compelling new study from Nobel laureate Robert Fogel, examining health, nutrition and technology over the last three centuries and beyond. It will be essential reading for all those interested in economics, demography, history and health care policy
Member of
Cataloging source
MERUC
Dewey number
304.6/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9000.5
LC item number
.F544 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge studies in population, economy, and society in past time
Series volume
38
Label
The escape from hunger and premature death, 1700-2100 : Europe, America, and the Third World, Robert William Fogel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-181) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. The persistence of misery in Europe before 1900 -- 2. Why the twentieth century was so remarkable -- 3. Tragedies and miracles in the Third World -- 4. Prospects for the twenty-first century -- 5. Problems of equity in health care -- Postscript : how long can we live?
Control code
ocn560240270
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 191 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780521808781
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b21993312
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)560240270
  • pebcs0511210574

Library Locations

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