Chilies to Chocolate Food the Americas Gave the World

ISBN-10: 0816513244

ISBN-13: 9780816513246

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Book details

List price: $16.95
Publisher: University of Arizona Press
Publication date: 7/1/1992
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 191
Size: 5.00" wide x 8.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.638
Language: English

Preface
Introduction
Europeans' Wary Encounter with Tomatoes, Potatoes, and Other New World Foods
The Renaissance of Amaranth
Vanilla: Nectar of the Gods
Maize: Gift from America's First Peoples
Beans of the Americas
The Peripatetic Chili Pepper: Diffusion of the Domesticated Capsicums Since Columbus
Forgotten Roots of the Incas
A Brief History and Botany of Cacao
Quinoa's Roundabout Journey to World Use
Epilogue: Native Crops of the Americas: Passing Novelties or Lasting Contributions to Diversity?
Appendix: Food Plants of American Origin
Recommendations for Further Reading
Notes on the Contributors
Index
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