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The Hungry World: America's Cold War Battle against Poverty in Asia
Food was a critical front in the Cold War battle for Asia. “Where Communism goes, hunger follows” was the slogan of American nation builders who fanned out into the countryside to divert rivers,Expand
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The foreign policy of the calorie.
  • Nick Cullather
  • Sociology, Medicine
  • The American historical review
  • 1 April 2007
before recalling that a calorie is a measure of the energy content of food, an amount sufficient to raise the temperature of one kilogram of water one degree. One might try the same experiment withExpand
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Secret History: The CIA’s Classified Account of Its Operations in Guatemala, 1952-1954
Contents Preface to the Second Edition vii Introduction: A Culture of Destruction ix Foreword to the CIA Edition 5 Chapter 1: America's Backyard 7 Chapter 2: Reversing the Trend 38 Chapter 3:Expand
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Research Note: Development? It's History
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