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Agricultural History (2009) 83 (1): 125–126.
Published: 01 January 2009
...Jim Norris Religion, Politics, and Sugar: The Mormon Church, the Federal Government, and the Utah-Idaho Sugar Company, 1907-1921 . Matthew C. Godfrey . Copyright 2007 Agricultural History Society 2007 2009 BookReviews O'Donovan lays all this out in a compelling narrative that comes...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (2): 248–249.
Published: 01 April 2017
...Urmi Engineer Black Labor, White Sugar: Caribbean Braceros and Their Struggle for Power in the Cuban Sugar Industry . By Philip A. Howard . Baton Rouge : Louisiana State University Press , 2015 . 320 pp., $47.50 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-8071-5952-1 . © 2017 Agricultural History...
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Agricultural History (2005) 79 (3): 298–320.
Published: 01 July 2005
... to the region by the rapidly expanding sugar beet industry. To address these perceived threats, state and local public officials, civic organizations, and the sugar industry launched a campaign to replace Mexican migrant laborers with local teenage workers. Hence, the number of Mexican people in the region...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (1): 136–137.
Published: 01 January 2016
...Lawrence H. Kessler From King Cane to the Last Sugar Mill: Agricultural Technology and the Making of Hawai'i's Premier Crop . By C. Allan Jones and Robert V. Osgood . Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press , 2015 . 288 pp., $45.00 , hardback, ISBN 978-0-8248-4000-6. © 2016...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (2): 258–259.
Published: 01 April 2016
...Peter D. Griggs Sugar, Steam and Steel: The Industrial Project in Colonial Java, 1830–1885 . By G. Roger Knight . Adelaide : University of Adelaide Press , 2014 . 256 pp., $44.00 , paperback, ISBN 978-1-922064-98-1. © 2016 the Agricultural History Society 2016 Agricultural...
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Agricultural History (2016) 90 (3): 416–417.
Published: 01 July 2016
...David Singerman Sugar and Civilization: American Empire and the Cultural Politics of Sweetness . By April Merleaux . Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press , 2015 . 320 pp., $32.95 , paperback, ISBN 978-1-4696-2251-4 . © 2016 Agricultural History Society 2016...
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Agricultural History (2017) 91 (3): 320–341.
Published: 01 July 2017
... the ones they were built for, see, Mark Fiege , Irrigated Eden: The Making of an Agricultural Landscape in the American West ( Seattle : University of Washington Press , 1999). In 1946, sugar beet growers could expect to earn an average of $13.50 per ton of their crop, while moments before he...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (4): 703–704.
Published: 01 October 2002
...Robert Tracy McKenzie Reconstruction in the Cane Fields: From Slavery to Free Labor in Louisiana’s Sugar Parishes, 1862–1880 . John C. Rodrigue . Copyright 2002 Agricultural History Society 2002 Book Reviews / 703 Reconstruction in the Cane Fields: From Slavery to Free Labor...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (2): 381–392.
Published: 01 April 2002
...Jack R. Preston Copyright 2002 Agricultural History Society 2002 [Footnotes] 1 Grant L. Shumway , ed., History of Western Nebraska and Its People (Lincoln, Nebr.: Western Publishing & Engraving, 1921 ), 3 : 539 -40. 2 Henry T. Johnson, "History of the Beet Sugar...
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Agricultural History (2001) 75 (2): 188–216.
Published: 01 April 2001
...Matthew C. Godfrey Copyright 2001 Agricultural History Society 2001 [Footnotes] 1 Leonard J. Arrington ’s Beet Sugar in the West: A History of the Utah-ldaho Sugar Company, 1891–1966 (Seattle: University of Washington Press, 1966) Fred G. Taylor ’s A Saga...
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Agricultural History (2001) 75 (3): 329–345.
Published: 01 July 2001
...: Alfred A. Knopf, 1947 ) Manuel Moreno Fraginals , such as The Sugarmill: The Socioeconomic Complex of Sugar in Cuba, 1760–1860 (New York: Monthly Re¬ view Press, 1976 ) R. W. Beachey , The British West Indies Sugar Industry in the Late 19th Century (Oxford: Basil Blackwell...
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Agricultural History (2002) 76 (1): 122–123.
Published: 01 January 2002
...John C. Rodrigue 122 / Agricultural History cultivation took credit for its success and used it to bind thousands to hard labor. For Africans, it was indeed "black rice." Daniel C. Littlefield University of South Carolina Delta Sugar: Louisiana's Vanishing Plantation Landscape. By John B. Re- hder...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (4): 626–627.
Published: 01 October 2015
... on the way race and natural disaster have been entwined in the Deep South long before Hurricane Katrina made such connections inescapable. Andrew C. Baker University of Texas A&M Commerce Sovereign Sugar: Industry and Environment in Hawai i. By Carol MacLennan. Honolulu: University of Hawaii Press, 2014. 392...
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Agricultural History (2015) 89 (4): 513–535.
Published: 01 October 2015
... groups, such as slaves, rebels, bandits, and striking workers, challenged the established order during times of political and social upheaval. Sugarcane arson, however, was not just a tactical measure utilized during extraordinary moments, but was intrinsic to the island's sugar economy. Despite varied...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (1): 100–102.
Published: 01 January 2008
...Richard Levins Reinventing the Cuban Sugar Agroindustry . Jorge F. Pérez-López and José Alvarez . Copyright 2008 Agricultural History Society 2008 Agricultural History Winter tant, however, was the failure of the plant to adapt to European agro ecosystems. Although an outcast...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (2): 251–253.
Published: 01 April 2008
... of generation, gen der, religious devotion, play and work, and lifeworlds chalked with symbolic meaning. This, as I see it, is the central contribution of both thephotographs and the ethnography. RoydenLoewen University ofWinnipeg Coolies and Cane: Race, Labor, and Sugar in theAge of Emancipation. By Moon-Ho...
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Agricultural History (2008) 82 (4): 555–557.
Published: 01 October 2008
...Matt D. Childs Sweet Negotiations: Sugar, Slavery, and Plantation Agriculture in Early Barbados . Russell R. Menard . Copyright 2008 Agricultural History Society 2008 2008 Book Reviews ness of the land (21). Planters' agricultural approach led to widespread erosion, loss of fertility...
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Agricultural History (2018) 92 (4): 461–490.
Published: 01 October 2018
... analysis of Caribbean sugar plantations and rum production, this article’s perspective necessarily relegates them to the fringe of the historical conversation. The preponderance of work on early modern sugar plantations took place at the nexus of human labor and environmental processes. When we understand...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (2): 286–288.
Published: 01 April 2007
...Sally G. McMillen The Sugar Masters: Planters and Slaves in Louisiana’s Cane World, 1820–1860 . Richard Follett . Copyright 2007 Agricultural History Society 2007 Agricultural History Spring The second group comprised English agricultural laborers and unskilled workers tired of low...
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Agricultural History (2007) 81 (2): 270–272.
Published: 01 April 2007
...J. H. Galloway Tropical Babylons: Sugar and the Making of the Atlantic World, 1450–1680 . Stuart B. Schwartz . Copyright 2007 Agricultural History Society 2007 Agricultural History Spring munity relations from the enterprise of the farm. "Labour and leisure were never far apart...