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Sherds of history : domestic life in colonial Guadeloupe / Myriam Arcangeli.

Author/Creator:
Arcangeli, Myriam, author.
Publication:
Gainesville : University Press of Florida, [2015]
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (226 p.)
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Subjects:
Pottery -- Guadeloupe -- History.
Ceramic materials -- Guadeloupe.
Guadeloupe -- Antiquities.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Myriam Arcangeli argues in this study of ceramics that by analyzing how the people of Guadeloupe used ceramics, a larger social history of Guadeloupe emergers, a "ceramic culture" that broadens our understanding of race, class, and gender in colonial societies in both the United states and the Caribbean.
Contents:
A ceramic culture
From Kakukera to Guadeloupe
Just add water: domestic water reserves and water-storage ceramics
A canari in the kitchen: Creole cooks, foods, and cuisine
The Creole art of the table
For healthy bodies and clean houses
Conclusion.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
0-8130-5065-0
0-8130-5520-2
OCLC:
900593805