John Boyd Orr, 1st Baron Boyd-Orr

John Boyd Orr, 1st Baron Boyd-Orr

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. John Boyd Orr, 1st Baron Boyd-Orr CH, DSO, MC, FRS (23 September 1880 - 25 June 1971), known as Sir John Boyd Orr from 1935 to 1949, was a Scottish teacher, doctor, biologist and politician who received the Nobel Peace Prize for his scientific research into nutrition and his work as the first Director-General of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO). He was the co-founder and the first President (1960-1971) of the World Academy of Art and Science (WAAS).show more

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  • Paperback | 196 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 11mm | 295g
  • Acu Publishing
  • United States
  • English
  • 6135818511
  • 9786135818512