Eltis, Morgan and Richardson on the African Contribution to Rice Cultivation in the Americas

David Eltis, Philip D. Morgan, and David Richardson, “Agency and Diaspora in Atlantic History: Reassessing the African Contribution to Rice Cultivation in the Americas,” American Historical Review 112, no. 5 (December 2007): 1329-1358. First Paragraph Steal: Broadly speaking, two contrasting models dominate interpretations of Atlantic history. One draws on Old World influences to explain the … Continue reading Eltis, Morgan and Richardson on the African Contribution to Rice Cultivation in the Americas