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Tropical Babylons

Sugar and the Making of the Atlantic World, 1450-1680

by Stuart B. Schwartz

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Published by The University of North Carolina Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Agriculture & related industries,
  • c 1500 to c 1600,
  • c 1600 to c 1700,
  • Industries - Agribusiness,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Sugar trade,
  • History: World,
  • Caribbean islands,
  • South America,
  • Latin America - South America,
  • Economic History,
  • World - Colonial Studies,
  • History / Caribbean & West Indies,
  • sugar plantations; Alantic world; Iberia; Madeira; the Canaries; Hispaniola; Cuba; Brazil; Barbados; Atlantic sugar colonies; plantation colonies; sugar revolution; tropical Babylons; multiracial; oppressive societies,
  • Caribbean & West Indies - General,
  • Atlantic Ocean Region,
  • Plantations,
  • Slavery

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9497955M
    ISBN 100807828750
    ISBN 109780807828755

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