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The Great Famine

famine natural disaster russian history international aid environmental documentary herbert hoover

The Great Famine

Release Date: April 11, 2011

Year    :   2011
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Genres    :   Documentary
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Director    :   Austin Hoyt, Aisiyuak Yumagulov
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RunTime    :   52 mins.

When a devastating famine descended on Soviet Russia in 1921, it was the worst natural disaster in Europe since the Black Plague in the Middle Ages. Examine Herbert Hoover’s American Relief Administration—an operation hailed for its efficiency, grit and generosity. By the summer of 1922, American kitchens were feeding nearly 11 million Soviet citizens a day.

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