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Author Higgs, Catherine.

Title Chocolate islands : cocoa, slavery, and colonial Africa / Catherine Higgs.

Imprint Athens : Ohio University Press, c2012.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    331.76337 HIG    Available
Description xv, 230 p. : ill., maps ; 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 175-223) and index.
Contents Joseph Burtt and William Cadbury -- Cocoa controversy -- Chocolate island -- Sleeping sickness and slavery -- Luanda and the coast -- The slave route -- Mozambican miners -- Cadbury, Burtt, and Portuguese Africa -- Cocoa and slavery.
Subject Burtt, Joseph, 1862-1939 -- Travel -- Africa, West.
Cadbury, William A. (William Adlington), 1867-1957.
Cadbury Brothers -- History.
Forced labor -- Sao Tome and Principe -- History.
Slavery -- Sao Tome and Principe -- History.
Cacao -- Harvesting -- Sao Tome and Principe -- History.
Cacao -- Harvesting -- Moral and ethical aspects.
Cacao growers -- Sao Tome and Principe -- History.
Sao Tome and Principe -- Rural conditions -- History.
Portugal -- Colonies -- Africa -- Administration.
ISBN 9780821420065 (pb : alk. paper)
0821420062 (pb : alk. paper)
9780821414552 (hc : alk. paper)
0821414550 (hc : alk. paper)
9780821414569 (pb : alk. paper)
0821414569 (pb : alk. paper)

 
    
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