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Thomas Robert Malthus

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by John Wood

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Published by Routledge .
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ISBN 100415099080
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He was born with a hare lip and cleft palate at the Rookery, near Dorking in Surrey on 14 February His father Daniel, a close friend of Jean-Jacques Rousseau, arranged for him to be educated privately. In at the age of 18, he entered Jesus College, Cambridge, where he skated, rowed, played cricket and had Cited by: 1.