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Merchants of grain

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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Grain trade,
    • Food supply,
    • Grain trade -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDan Morgan.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9030.6 .M68
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiv, 387 p., [6] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages387
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4408267M
      ISBN 10067047150X
      LC Control Number79011543


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This book gives a history of the trans-national grain merchants and their global reach. The book begins in ancient times: Classical Greece wasn't self-sufficient in food production, and this was the genesis of the first global grain trade. Athens imported grain from Egypt and the Near East through a proto-modern system of shipowners, bankers, and merchants.

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All of these companies are as dominating today as they were years ago.5/5(3). Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Merchants of grain by Dan Morgan,Penguin Books edition, in English Merchants of grain ( Merchants of grain book | Open LibraryAuthor: Alex F.

McCalla. Merchants of Grain is a book that cuts to the inner most core of real power and control. We all eat. We need to put self behind us, and focus on basics, i.e.

why are we so blest as a country. We need to be gracious. Thank you Farmers, Ranchers, and others in the real food chain. 5/5(5). Merchants of grain. Dan Morgan 0 Reviews.

From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. elevators grain exports grain prices grain trade harvest imports Iran Kissinger Korea later Louis Dreyfus maize markets Matveev ment merchants Michel Fribourg Midwest millers million tons Minneapolis Mississippi River Montoneros.

The international grain merchants are a secretive lot and Merchants of grain book frustrations suffered by Mr. Morgan of The Washington Post show in this book. Still, it tells us more than any other work about the past and present of the biggest (and mostly American) firms.

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Little has changed their central role since Morgan's best-selling book first appeared in Merchants of grain Dan Morgan Snippet view - Merchants of grain Dan Morgan Snippet view - Merchants of Grain By Dan Morgan Summarized by cleangov Introduction: This book is about five huge multinational companies, Cargill, Continental, Louis Dreyfus, Bunge, and André, which are privately-owned by a total of seven families.

[At the time the book was written.] One consequence of this private ownership is that they are not required to. Get this from a library. Merchants of grain. [Dan Morgan] -- Discusses the five multinational grain companies, owned by seven American and European families, that control most of the international trade in basic food commodities.

Merchants of Grain Finalist, National Book Awards for General Nonfiction - Paperback. It's a feature of Morgan's engrossing book that he does well by these globe-girdling, globe-shrinking buccaneers—even as he documents, in later days, their connivance with the U.S.

government to solve the perennial grain-surplus problem by inducing everyone to eat like Americans. I am enjoying (re) reading Merchants of Grain, written by Dan Morgan and published in Many of the comments and observations in the book are still relevant today.

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Zhen P'an. A merchant is a person who trades in commodities produced by other people. Historically, a merchant is anyone who is involved in business or trade. Merchants have operated for as long as industry, commerce, and trade have existed.

In 16th-century Europe, two different terms for merchants emerged: meerseniers referred to local traders (such as bakers and grocers) and koopman (Dutch: koopman.

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Between the buying and the selling, they are concerned with the quality, market value, shipping, processing, and storing of the grain. In effect, they are liaisons between the farmer and the eventual user or consumer of the grain.Grain commerce was not a simple matter, either for the authorities who regulated it or ebook the merchants.

It was framed in a lattice of uncertainties—about the magnitude and quality of the harvest, the weather, the avenues of transportation, the weights and measures, and the attitudes of officials.