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Causes of the great famine, one of the deadliest environmental disasters

From 1876 to 1878, the Great Famine killed between 30 and 60 million people around the world. Drought enveloped much of the planet, causing food shortages all the way from Brazil to India and China, and wiping out approximately three percent of the global population.  Read more...
 
 

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