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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139. Samuel Hazard, Cuba with Pen and Pencil, 1871, quoted in Perez, Slaves,
Sugar, and Colonial Society, p. 76. 140. Quoted in Beckles, Natural Rebels, p. 39
. 141. William Drysdale, In Sunny Lands, 1885, quoted in Perez, Slaves, Sugar, ...
Quoted in ibid., pp. 282, 283, 293, 72-73. 175. Quoted in Forster and Forster,
Sugar and Slavery, Family and Race, p. 167. 1 76. Quoted in D. Hall, In
Miserable Slavery, p. 46. 177. Quoted in Goveia, Slave Society in the British
Leeward Islands, ...
In the last decade of slavery, the American South averaged 20.6 slaves to one
white. Schwartz, Sugar Plantations in the Formation of Brazilian Society, p. 462.
334. Quoted in Goveia, Slave Society in the British Leeward Islands, p. 174. 335.
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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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