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Author Graham, Richard, 1934-
Title Feeding the city [electronic resource] : from street market to liberal reform in Salvador, Brazil, 1780-1860 / Richard Graham
Imprint Austin : University of Texas Press, 2010. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2013)
book jacket
Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource (xv, 334 p.) : ill., maps
Series Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long series in Latin American and Latino art and culture
Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long series in Latin American and Latino art and culture
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-316) and index
The city on a bay -- From streets and doorways -- Connections -- "People of the sea" -- The grains market -- The cattle and meat trade -- Contention -- "The true enemy is hunger" : the siege ofSalvador -- A tremor in the social order -- Meat, manioc, and Adam Smith -- "The peopledo not live by theories"
Description based on print version record
Subject Food supply -- Government policy -- Brazil -- Salvador
Produce trade -- Brazil -- Salvador -- History
Salvador (Brazil) -- Social conditions
Salvador (Brazil) -- Government policy
Alt Author Project Muse
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