Ewa Rzanna

A Forgotten Calamity.
Henan during the Great Famine (1958–1961)

  Throughout the three and a half thousand years of its recorded history, the province of Henan has had more than its fair share of natural disasters. The proximity of the notoriously unpredictable Yellow River and the dependence on weather sensitive crops to feed its vast farming population caused famine and plague occur with an …
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