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Author Weis, Robert, 1971-
Title Bakers and Basques [electronic resource] : a social history of bread in Mexico / Robert Weis
Imprint Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, c2012. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2013)
book jacket
Descript 1 online resource (232 p.)
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
"Zelo y desvelo" : the bread monopoly and late colonial market reforms -- "A system that offends the hands of brothers" : small bakers and the free market in independent Mexico -- "An uncle in America" : chain migration and the Spanish monopoly -- "Dough kneaded with blood" -- "Wehave no bread" : hunger, opportunity, and war -- The bakers' revolution -- Unionists, tlalchicholes, and canasteros
Description based on print version record
Subject Mexico -- Economic conditions
Bakers -- Political activity -- Mexico -- History
Bakeries -- Mexico -- History
Bread -- Political aspects -- Mexico -- History
Bread -- Economic aspects -- Mexico -- History
Bread industry -- Mexico -- History
Mexico -- Social conditions
Alt Author Project Muse
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