Survival Project




Volume 2



Articles & Reports

Aljazeera, “The Rohingya Crisis Explained in Maps.

Amnesty International: “Invisible Victims: Migrants on the Move in Mexico.”

BBC News, “Why is There War in Syria?

Koeppel, Dan, “The Holes Found in the U.S. Border Fence Technology.

The Nation, “Migrant Voices” Series.

Chick, Kristen, “Two Syrian Refugees: A 1,500-mile Journey of Hope and Hardship.”

ECPAT Factsheet: “Sex Trafficking of Children in Mexico

USA Today,The Wall: An In-Depth Examination.”                          

Migration Policy Institute, “Before the Boat: Understanding the Migrant Journey.



Urrea, Luis Alberto, The Devil’s Highway: A True Story.

Voice of Witness Oral History Book Series

Nowhere to Be Home: Narratives from the Survivors of Burma’s Military Regime

Out of Exile: Narratives from the Abducted and Displaced People of Sudan

Solito, Solita: Crossing  Borders with Youth Refugees from Central America

Secretaría de la Relaciones Exteriores: Guía del Migrante Mexicano



Frontex: European Border and Coast Guard Agency

U.S Immigration and Customs Enforcement

UNHCR: Figures at a Glance.

UNHCR: Situations and Emergencies.             



Volume 1




Black, George. “The Lethal Legacy of the Vietnam War.” The Nation, 16 March 2015. 

Collingham, Lizzie. The Taste of War: World War II and the Battle for Food. New York: Penguin, 2012. 

Devereaux, Stephen. Famine in the Twentieth Century. Institute of Development Studies, 2000. 

Famine Trends Dataset, World Peace Foundation, The Fletcher School, Tufts University, 2017. 

Gildea, Robert, Olivier Wieviorka, and Anette Warring, eds. Surviving Hitler and Mussolini: Daily Life in Occupied Europe. Oxford: Berg, 2006. 

Institute of Medicine (US) Committee to Review the Health Effects in Vietnam Veterans of Exposure to Herbicides. Veterans and Agent Orange: Health Effects of Herbicides Used in Vietnam. Washington, DC: National Academies Press, 1994.

Ó Gráda, Cormac. Famine: A Short History. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2009. 

Piantadosi, Claude A. The Biology of Human Survival: Life and Death in Extreme Environments. New York: Oxford University Press, 2003. 

Phạm, Cao Dương. Vietnamese Peasants Under French Domination: 1865-1945. Berkeley: University of America Press, 1985. 

Tucker, Todd. The Great Starvation Experiment: The Heroic Men Who Starved So That Millions Could Live. New York: Free Press, 2006. 

Yang, Jisheng. Tombstone: The Great Chinese Famines, 1958–1962. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2013.