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Author: Sean Connolly
Publisher: London : Franklin Watts, 2008.
Series: Global organisations.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Outlines the birth of of organization which began in the Second World War to help people who were starving during the devastating conflict. Once the war was over, this expanded rapidly into helping those the world over who suffer because of war.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sean Connolly
ISBN: 9780749680725 0749680725
OCLC Number: 233788295
Notes: "An Appleseed Editions book."
Description: 45 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits (chiefly color) ; 28 cm.
Contents: Who suffers most in a disaster? --
Wartime roots --
An international role --
Help where it is needed --
Seeds of change --
Beginning at home --
The campaign trail --
Team spirit --
Looking ahead --
Playing your part --
Glossary and further reading.
Series Title: Global organisations.
Responsibility: Sean Connolly.

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