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Meagre rations

David Jordan - undifferentiated

Meagre rations

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by David Jordan - undifferentiated

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Published by (Low Pay Unit) in (London) .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesLow pay paper -- no.29
ContributionsLow Pay Unit.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13683892M

Definition of ration_1 noun in Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary. Meaning, pronunciation, picture, example sentences, grammar, usage notes, synonyms and :// James Greenblatt, MD, Jennifer Dimino, Winnie T. Lee Introduction. It was , and the crew of French explorer Jacques Cartier were in trouble. They had been ship-bound for months and surviving off meagre rations during their exploration of the eastern Canadian coastline for what would become the French empire’s vast claims to North ://

The Wartime Kitchen: Living off Rations with Ration Book Cooking – Day One. How we lived and how we ate during the war, as in WW2, has been well publicised recently with the excellent BBC programme Wartime Farm, but, my plan to try to live off wartime rations started earlier this year, when I attempted to live on £1 a day – Meal Planning Monday: Live Below the Line ~ Live on £1 a Day for The book, which is a historical fictional novel is predicated on real events as there really was a campaign to recruit Americans suffering the pains of the Great depression to come to Russia. I was transported into an era of depression in America and a journey to Russia where life was even harder working with meagre rations in Stalin's time  › Books › Mystery, Thriller & Suspense › Thrillers & Suspense.

Much of the book is devoted to a historical analysis of apparent strategies for doing just that. One strategy mentioned is to demoralise your troops as quickly as possible by feeding them meagre and unpalatable rations while providing banquets for the officer ‘Heads of families collecting the monthly rations have been asked to check the details of their households.’ ‘So as the forces move forward, they have already distributed , humanitarian rations.’ ‘Residents lived on meagre rations and in squalor, suffering epidemics of leprosy and


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