White Hunger

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Ollikainen,Aki
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White Hunger.pdf
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5306143334569

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1867: a year of devastating famine in Finland. Marja, a farmer's wife from the north, sets off on foot through the snow with her two young children. Their goal: St Petersburg, where people say there is bread. Others are also heading south, just as desperate to survive. Ruuni, a boy she meets, seems trustworthy. But can anyone really help?

In its concise and closely observed 130 pages, this pared back, persuasive narrative delivers a heavy burden of suffering, a little humanity and then the possibility of salvation, in the face of a terrible famine that nearly ruined the country of Finland in the mid nineteenth century. In White Hunger we have the simple brute fact of it, and the things it drives people to before they succumb to it. (The famine killed 15 to 20% of the population; a higher proportion of the book ... White Hunger.

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