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Black Rice : the African Origins of Rice Cultivation in the Americas.

Autor: Judith A Judith; Judith A Carney; ebrary, Inc.
Editorial: Cambridge : Harvard University Press, March 2002.
Edición/Formato:   Print book : Documento   Archivo de computadora : Inglés (eng) : ReprintVer todas las ediciones y todos los formatos
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Annotation Few Americans identify slavery with the cultivation of rice, yet rice was a major plantation crop during the first three centuries of settlement in the Americas. Rice accompanied African slaves across the Middle Passage throughout the New World to Brazil, the Caribbean, and the southern United States. By the middle of the eighteenth century, rice plantations in South Carolina and the black slaves who  Leer más
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Género/Forma: Electronic books
Tipo de material: Documento
Tipo de documento: Libro/Texto, Archivo de computadora
Todos autores / colaboradores: Judith A Judith; Judith A Carney; ebrary, Inc.
ISBN: 9780674008342 0674008340
Número OCLC: 842268570
Público objetivo Trade
Descripción: 1 online resource (256 pages) : illustrations
Contenido: Preface Introduction 1. Encounters 2. Rice Origins and Indigenous Knowledge 3. Out of Africa: Rice Culture and African Continuities 4. This Was "Woman's Wuck" 5. African Rice and the Atlantic World 6. Legacies Notes References Index
Otros títulos: Ebrary Academic Complete Subscription Collection.

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This text tells the story of the true provenance of rice in the Americas. It establishes, through agricultural and historical evidence, the vital significance of rice in West African society for a  Leer más

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Exploring crops, landscapes and agricultural practices in Africa and America, [Carney] demonstrates the critical role Africans played in the creation of the system of rice production that provided Leer más

 
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