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Norton, Marcy
Sacred gifts, profane pleasures : a history of tobacco and chocolate in the Atlantic world / Marcy Norton
Alternate Title History of tobacco and chocolate in the Atlantic world
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, c2008
book jacket
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Subject(s) Tobacco use -- Latin America -- History
Tobacco use -- Europe -- History
Tobacco industry -- Latin America -- History
Tobacco industry -- Europe -- History
Chocolate -- Latin America -- History
Chocolate -- Europe -- History
Chocolate industry -- Latin America -- History
Chocolate industry -- Europe -- History
Subject Europe -- Civilization -- Latin American influences
Latin America -- Civilization -- European influences
Physical Description xiv, 334 p. : ill., maps ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-320) and index
Contents Experiencing the sacred and the social -- Encountering novelties -- Adapting under colonialism -- Going native -- Learning from Indians -- Enduring idolatry -- Commodifying across the Atlantic -- Consuming rituals -- Monopolizing vice -- Enchanting the profane -- Epilogue : globalization, gateways, and transformations

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