Sugar: a bittersweet history
Duckworth Overlook, 2009 M10 8 - 453 páginas
"Sugar" offers a compelling and surprising look at the sweet commodity, from the ways in which it Africanized the cane fields of the Caribbean to how it fueled the Industrial Revolution and jump-started the fast-food craze.
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Julia Ward Howe, A Trip to Cuba, 1860, quoted in Perez, Slaves, Sugar, and
Colonial Society, p. 122. 147. Fick, The Making of Haiti, p. 34, quotes Baron de
Wimpffen, who noted this "with a sense of incredulity." 148. Quoted in Goveia,
Goveia, in Slave Society in the British Leeward Islands, describes how slavery
spread into other areas. 326. Lewis, Journal of a West India Proprietor, p. 68. 327
. Goveia, Slave Society in the British Leeward Islands, p. 319. 328. Koster,
Quoted in Goveia, Slave Society in the British Leeward Islands, p. 174. 335.
Goveia, Slave Society in the British Leeward Islands, p. 191. 336. A
contemporary abolitionist, quoted in John, The Plantation Slaves ofTrinidad, p. 1
22. 337. Quoted ...
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A fantastic history of sugar slavery western colonialism. Leer comentario completo
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Was disappointed in this, although it did have its moments. Parts were undigested, and it lacked a real overview and global perspective somehow. That being said, i devoured the detail on the West Indian lobby and British sugar traders. Leer comentario completo
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