Sugar and civilization : American empire and the cultural politics of sweetness /

In the weeks and months after the end of the Spanish American War, Americans celebrated their nation's triumph by eating sugar. Each of the nation's new imperial possessions, from Puerto Rico to the Philippines, had the potential for vastly expanding sugar production. As victory parties an...

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Online Access:Electronic book from JSTOR
Main Author: Merleaux, April (Author)
Corporate Author: Books at JSTOR.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published:Chapel Hill [North Carolina] : The University of North Carolina Press, [2015]
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