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uncovering the new world Columbus created

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Published by Knopf in New York .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

Introduction : In the Homogenocene.
Two monuments
Part one : Atlantic journeys.
The tobacco coast
Evil air
Part two : Pacific journeys.
Shiploads of money (Silk for silver, part one)
Lovesick grass, foreign tubers, and jade rice (Silk for silver, part two)
Part three : Europe in the world.
The agro-industrial complex
Black gold
Part four : Africa in the world.
Crazy soup
Forest of fugitives
Coda : Currents of life.
In Bulalacao
Fighting words
Globalization in beta

The Physical Object

Format Hardcover
Pagination xix, 535 p.
Dimensions 25 x x centimeters

ID Numbers

Open Library OL24980696M
Internet Archive 1493uncoveringne00mann
ISBN 10 0307265722
ISBN 13 9780307265722

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