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Sweetness and Power: The Place of Sugar in Modern History by Sidney W. Mintz - Paperback - 1986 - from Books of the World (SKU: RWARE0000001456)

Sweetness and Power: The Place of Sugar in Modern History

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Sweetness and Power: The Place of Sugar in Modern History

by Sidney W. Mintz

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  • near fine
  • paperback
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN 10
0140092331
ISBN 13
9780140092332
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New York: Penguin. Trade Paperback. 1986. Near Fine. Interior unmarked. Spine straight, tight and uncreased. Light reading wear to rear cover. xxx + 274 pages.

Synopsis

"Shows how the intelligent analysis of the history of a single commodity can be used to pry open the history of an entire world of social relationships and human behavior."— The New York Review of Books .

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Bookseller
Books of the World US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
RWARE0000001456
Title
Sweetness and Power: The Place of Sugar in Modern History
Author
Sidney W. Mintz
Format/binding
Trade Paperback
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Quantity available
1
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0140092331
ISBN 13
9780140092332
Publisher
Penguin
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1986
Keywords
business, capitalism, commerce, economics, history, economic history, slavery, sugar, trade, Africa, West Indies, Caribbean
Bookseller catalogs
Africa; History; Economics; Caribbean;
Size
12mo

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Selling books from around the world. I am not a professional bookseller. Rather, I am finding new homes for the library I have collected over five decades.

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