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Feeding the City: From Street Market to Liberal Reform in Salvador, Brazil, 1780-1860

Feeding the City: From Street Market to Liberal Reform in Salvador, Brazil, 1780-1860

by Richard Graham

Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 9780292779068
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 3 Mb
Date posting: 2020-10-19
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On the eastern coast of Brazil, facing westward across a wide magnificent bay, lies Salvador, a major city in the Americas at the end of the eighteenth century. Those who distributed and sold food, from the poorest street vendors to the most prosperous traders-black and white, male and female, slave and free, Brazilian, Portuguese, and African-were connected in tangled ways to each other and to practically everyone else in the city, and are the subjects of this book. Food traders formed the city's most dynamic ...