A World History of Rubber: Empire, Industry, and the Everyday (Hardback)
  • A World History of Rubber: Empire, Industry, and the Everyday (Hardback)
zoom

A World History of Rubber: Empire, Industry, and the Everyday (Hardback)

(author)
£55.00
Hardback 184 Pages / Published: 11/12/2015
  • We can order this

Usually dispatched within 1 week

  • This item has been added to your basket

A World History of Rubber helps readers understand and gain new insights into the social and cultural contexts of global production and consumption, from the nineteenth century to today, through the fascinating story of one commodity.

Divides the coverage into themes of race, migration, and labor; gender on plantations and in factories; demand and everyday consumption; World Wars and nationalism; and resistance and independenceHighlights the interrelatedness of our world long before the age of globalization and the global social inequalities that persist todayDiscusses key concepts of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, including imperialism, industrialization, racism, and inequality, through the lens of rubberProvides an engaging and accessible narrative for all levels that is filled with archival research, illustrations, and maps

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
ISBN: 9781118934234
Number of pages: 184
Weight: 364 g
Dimensions: 225 x 149 x 16 mm

You may also be interested in...

Windmills of Yorkshire
Added to basket
Cornish Mines: St. Just to Redruth
Added to basket
The Coalminers of Durham
Added to basket
Iron, Steam & Money
Added to basket
A History of Chocolate in York
Added to basket
The Battleship Builders
Added to basket
Railway Workshops
Added to basket
£6.99
Paperback
Chocolate
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
The British Motor Industry
Added to basket
Chocolate Wars
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
Windmills
Added to basket
£5.99
Paperback
Liberty's Dawn
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.