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The Man Who Fed the World
Leon Hesser
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The Man Who Fed the World by Leon Hesser
Synopsis

The Man Who Fed the World tells the story of Norman Borlaug, Nobel Peace Prize laureate, and his work in fighting world hunger. The past and future of world agriculture and hunger are examined.

Who should read these blinks?
  • Anyone curious about how one man saved a billion people from starvation
  • Anyone interested in how agriculture underwent its own “green revolution”
Who wrote the book?

Leon Hesser is an agricultural economist and former farmer who coordinated the U.S. program to increase food production worldwide.

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