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Merchants Of Grain

by Dan Morgan

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New York: Penguin Books , 1984. Wraps. Very Good. " Illustrating the importance of grain, like oil, as a strategic commodity in world commerce, and, therefore, as a matter of foreign policy interest " - Senator Frank Church comment on rear of dust jacket..... Also : " A Masterly account of how wheat has become central factor in world policy " - Anthony Sampson, author of The Seven Sisters... .... Book is with Maps and Charts.....Introduction .... Fourteen Chapters, some titled : Bread and Dynasties....Grain Barons .... " Cram It Down Their Throats ".... " Big Grain " ..... Catch-122.... Pyramid of Power .... The Food Weapon ..... The Diplomatic Crop, etc... About the seven secretive families and five companies that control the world's food supplies ( and little has changed, subsequently ) ... With Afterword. Notes. Index. Softcover book with cover design and with cover illustration , in color, on softcover book ( 5 1/8 X 7 3/4 X 1 1/8 ) 519 pages. Authored by Dan Morgan, born in 1937, graduate of Harvad College in 1958, Washington Post foreign correspondent, editor, author.

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