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In famine"s shadow

Mervyn Jones

In famine"s shadow

a private war on hunger.

by Mervyn Jones

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Published by Beacon Press in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Oxfam,
  • International relief

  • Edition Notes

    First published in 1965 under title: Two ears of corn.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV589 .J6 1967
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 229 p.
    Number of Pages229
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5537163M
    LC Control Number67014106
    OCLC/WorldCa526397

    The darkening shadow cast by the tribulation reminds us of just how awful life will be on the earth during the tribulation. It’s sobering to consider the horrors of this coming time. As bad as the coronavirus is and might be in the future, it pales in light of what is coming. Book: The Carols Of Christmas; Book: A Practical Guide For Praying Parents; Book: How The Gospel Sets Us Free; Best Sellers. Book: The Cross In The Shadow Of The Crescent; CD Series: Famines, Deserts And Other Hard Places; Book: The King Is Coming.

    Famine definition is - an extreme scarcity of food. How to use famine in a sentence.   Apocalypse, Soon: New Books on War, Plague, Famine, Demagogues, and the End of the World as They Knew It FP staffers learn what really killed the Romans and why the s should scare us to death.

    "Some shadow children do because they don't have food ration cards, and the rest of their family doesn't share," she said () First, sharing is caring so that's pretty messed up of the families who hoard all the food. A comment on my blog referred to our current day as the “shadow of the tribulation;” I think that is quite accurate. The horrible conditions of the tribulation have not yet started, but we see its ever darkening shadow everywhere in the world. Here are some examples what it .


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Genre/Form: Popular Work: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Jones, Mervyn, In famine's shadow. Boston, Beacon Press [, ©].

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