Farmers weren't able to trade to get grains because the roads weren't in great shape because the roman republic didn't have a lot of tax money.

good website for starvation in the us-
http://www.frac.org/html/hunger_in_the_us/hunger_index.html
http://www.worldhunger.org/articles/Learn/us_hunger_facts.htm- Gives a good graph!
http://fsfbmedia.org/beta/

Bibiliography
Wickstrom, James P. "Impending Starvation in the United States." Wake up U.S. Web. 08 Feb. 2011. http://anthonylemons.blogspot.com/2008/04/impending-starvation-in-united-states.html.

"FRAC - Hunger in the U.S." Food Research & Action Center. Web. 08 Feb. 2011. http://www.frac.org/html/hunger_in_the_us/hunger_index.html.

"Hunger in America: 2011 United States Hunger and Poverty Facts and Statistics." World Hunger Notes Homepage. Web. 08 Feb. 2011. http://www.worldhunger.org/articles/Learn/us_hunger_facts.htm.

"Hunger Report 2010." Feeding America: Hunger-Relief Charity | FeedingAmerica.org. Web. 08 Feb. 2011. http://feedingamerica.org/faces-of-hunger/hunger-in-america-2010/hunger-report-2010.aspx.

Silent Killer Film - The Unfinished Campaign Against Hunger. Web. 08 Feb. 2011. http://www.silentkillerfilm.org/hunger_us.html.

"Childhood Hunger in the United States." The Diane Rehm Show from WAMU and NPR. Web. 08 Feb. 2011. http://thedianerehmshow.org/shows/2010-07-22/childhood-hunger-united-states.

"11 Facts About Hunger in the U.S. | Do Something." Volunteer | Do Something. Web. 08 Feb. 2011. http://www.dosomething.org/tipsandtools/11-facts-about-hunger-us


FINAL PROJECT
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