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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/creatorName
Abbott, Elizabeth
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Part 1: The oriental delight conquers the West -- 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
Control code
1228147
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 453 pages
Isbn
9781590202975
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1228147
  • (OCoLC)426803433
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Part 1: The oriental delight conquers the West -- 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
Control code
1228147
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 453 pages
Isbn
9781590202975
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1228147
  • (OCoLC)426803433

Library Locations

    • Manchester-by-the-Sea Public LibraryBorrow it
      15 Union Street, Manchester, MA, 01944, US
      42.5749735 -70.77138570000001
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