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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295 Peters handsome and imposing grandson William, who preferred England to
Jamaica, became the most powerful of all the absentee planters. William
understood the importance of political connections and through his financial and
E. Williams, From Columbus to Castro, p. 37. 31. Patterson, The Sociology of
Slavery, p. 15. 32. Quoted in Kolbert, "The Lost Mariner," The New Yorker, Oct. 14
, 2002. 33. "The Legend of Hatuey," written and compiled by J. A. Sierra, www.
See lower classes World Health Organization, 7, 400 World Health Organization (
WHO), 399 Worlds Fair, 1904, 349-52 World War I, 279, 368 World War II, 308-9
World Wildlife Fund, 27 Wragg, Otis III, 386 Young, William, 355 Yudkin, John, ...
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ExcellentCrítica de los usuarios - cheriebd - Overstock.com
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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