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Black Rice

The African Origins of Rice Cultivation in the Americas

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PAPERBACK

$31.50 • £25.95 • €28.50

ISBN 9780674008342

Publication Date: 03/01/2002

Academic Trade

256 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

18 halftones, 10 line illustrations, 1 map

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Awards & Accolades

  • 2003 James M. Blaut Innovative Publication Award, Cultural and Political Ecology Specialty Group of the Association of American Geographers
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