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Author Barrett, Ward J.

Title The sugar hacienda of the Marqueses del Valle / Ward Barrett.

Published Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 1970.

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Physical description 1 online resource (147 pages) : illustrations, facsimiles, maps, plan
polychrome rdacc
Series Books at JSTOR All Purchased.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [137]-139) and index.
Contents TABLE OF CONTENTS; I. INTRODUCTION; II. THE CORTÉS ESTATE; III. LEASING AND ADMINISTERING THE PLANTATION; IV. THE ACQUISITION OF LAND AND WATER; V. FIELD MANAGEMENT AND YIELDS; VI. SUGARMAKING TECHNIQUES AND EQUIPMENT; VII. LIVESTOCK AND SUPPLIES; VIII. LABOR; IX. COSTS AND PRODUCTIVITY OF LABOR; X. SUMMARY AND CONCLUSIONS; Appendixes; TABLES; GLOSSARY; BIBLIOGRAPHY OF DOCUMENTS AND PRINTED SOURCES; INDEX;
Summary This is a detailed history of a Mexican sugar plantation, the first such account to be published in English. The subject of the study is the Cortes plantation, which was established on the outskirts of Cuernavaca in about 1535 by Hernan Cortes, the conque.
Other author JSTOR, issuing body.
Subject Sugar trade -- Mexico -- Morelos (State) -- History.
Sugar growing -- Mexico -- Morelos (State) -- History.
Valle de Oaxaca (New Spain)
Electronic books.
History.
Standard Number 9780816657032
ISBN 9780816661428 (electronic bk.)
0816661421 (electronic bk.)
0816605653
9780816605651
9780816657032
0816657033 (Trade Paper)