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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - Food & drink

    Snack attack: deli flop

    Posted Nov 08th 2014, 10:10pm by Susan Jung

    ... and like many other "peasant" foods that were created as a way to stave off starvation, it's evolved into something delicious. When they're good, the pastry is light ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Then & now: running to fat

    Posted Nov 08th 2014, 10:10pm by Jason Wordie

    ... Positive depictions of gross obesity were particularly significant in 20s China, where for the overwhelmingly poor population only “a few coppers separated starvation and a full stomach”, noted ...

  3. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Six degrees

    Posted Oct 11th 2014, 10:09pm

    ... in the world), Burnham adopted a policy of strict autarky, banning all imports, including wheat and rice. Amazingly, the country avoided starvation, due to its wealth in Demerara sugar, grown ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Hope floats: Cambodia's ethnic Vietnamese forced to live on the water

    Posted Sep 14th 2014, 10:36am by Laura Villadiego

    ... of the 20th century: an estimated two million of Cambodia’s seven million people died at their hands, from execution, starvation, overwork and disease. In this murderous utopia, the ruling communists ... oldest son succumbed to starvation in the early days of communist rule. A few months later, Tai Tong was sent to Vietnam with “4,000 or 5,000 other people”. Most of these deportees spent time ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - FEATURE

    Nature of the beasts

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 09:15am by DANIEL A

    ... barriers, the potential for starvation and disease- these are all challenges that rewilding projects face today. Many urban dwellers like the idea of venturing into the so-called "wild" ...

  6. Magazines - 48hrs - SEE/HEAR

    Art house: Austrian tale of a woman’s isolation in The Wall

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 10:36pm

    ... expressive is the stress on her face. It’s a gauntness that stems from emotional starvation more than survivalist hunger and fear. For company, she has a dog. Later, she finds a cow which she takes ...

  7. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Necessary evil

    Posted May 10th 2014, 10:39pm by MCT

    ... and multiplied madly. For many species the story ended badly: they outran the resources and starvation brought their numbers back down. But in a band of what we might call "lucky latitudes" ... levels. Between 1914 and 1918, for instance, nearly one Serb in six died as a result of violence, disease or starvation. And, of course, not all governments are equally good at delivering peace. ...

  8. Magazines - Style - DIVERSIONS

    Adventures for sail

    Posted Dec 12th 2013, 10:35pm by TAMA LUNG

    ... Story Tama Lung A new fleet of luxury yachts is providing travellers with access to what were once unreachable regions, writes Tama Lung Adventures for sail When filmmakers Lorne and Lawrence Blair set out to document the remote atolls of Indonesia's Ring of Fire, the British brothers encountered starvation, near-drowning, erupting volcanoes and corrupt customs officers ...

  9. Magazines - Post Magazine

    Long live the Ikarians

    Posted Sep 08th 2013, 12:00am by GDN

    ... of solidarity among Ikarians. During the second world war, when the island was occupied by the Italians and Germans, there was substantial loss of life through starvation- some estimates put the death ... on the stump. She lost two baby girls to starvation during the war but she's not someone haunted by tragedy. Instead, she speaks of her other three children, seven grandchildren, four ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    In from the cold

    Posted Jan 20th 2013, 12:00am by Tim Pile

    ... appalling dimension to the suffering. How inhabitants already weakened by starvation and disease coped during the bitter winters is almost impossible to imagine. When the Germans eventually ...




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