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The Resource Sugar : a bittersweet history, Elizabeth Abbott

Sugar : a bittersweet history, Elizabeth Abbott

Label
Sugar : a bittersweet history
Title
Sugar
Title remainder
a bittersweet history
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Abbott
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abbott, Elizabeth
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TX560.S9
LC item number
A23 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sugar
  • Sugar
  • Sugar
  • Sugar crops
  • Sugar plantations
  • Sugar trade
  • Sugar trade
  • Sugar trade
Label
Sugar : a bittersweet history, Elizabeth Abbott
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in 2008 by Penguin Group (Canada)"--t.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [409]-440) and index
Contents
Part 1: The oriental delight conquers the world -- The reign of sugar begins -- The proletarianization of sugar -- Part 2: Black sugar -- The Africanization of the cane fields -- The world the whites made -- Sugar stirs the universe -- Part 3: Abolition through resistance and parliament -- Racism, resistance, rebellion and revolution -- Blood in the sugar : abolishing the slave trade -- Slaying monsters : slavery and apprenticeship -- Cuba and Louisiana : sugar for North America -- Part 4: The sweetening world -- The sugar diasporas -- Meet and eat me in St. Louis! -- Sugar's legacies and prospects -- Notes -- Select bibliography -- Index -- Credits
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 453 p.
Isbn
9781590206478
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn426803433
  • (OCoLC)426803433
  • 1455899
  • 1527620
Label
Sugar : a bittersweet history, Elizabeth Abbott
Publication
Note
"First published in 2008 by Penguin Group (Canada)"--t.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [409]-440) and index
Contents
Part 1: The oriental delight conquers the world -- The reign of sugar begins -- The proletarianization of sugar -- Part 2: Black sugar -- The Africanization of the cane fields -- The world the whites made -- Sugar stirs the universe -- Part 3: Abolition through resistance and parliament -- Racism, resistance, rebellion and revolution -- Blood in the sugar : abolishing the slave trade -- Slaying monsters : slavery and apprenticeship -- Cuba and Louisiana : sugar for North America -- Part 4: The sweetening world -- The sugar diasporas -- Meet and eat me in St. Louis! -- Sugar's legacies and prospects -- Notes -- Select bibliography -- Index -- Credits
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 453 p.
Isbn
9781590206478
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn426803433
  • (OCoLC)426803433
  • 1455899
  • 1527620

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