Orange Empire: California and the Fruits of Eden / Edition 1

Orange Empire: California and the Fruits of Eden / Edition 1

by Douglas Cazaux Sackman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0520251679

ISBN-13: 9780520251670

Pub. Date: 03/20/2007

Publisher: University of California Press


About the Author:
Douglas Cazaux Sackman is Associate Professor of History at the University of Puget Sound  See more details below

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About the Author:
Douglas Cazaux Sackman is Associate Professor of History at the University of Puget Sound

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520251670
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
03/20/2007
Pages:
402
Sales rank:
1,415,339
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.88(d)

Table of Contents

Prologue : an allegory of California1
1Manifesting the garden20
2A cornucopia of invention53
3Pulp fiction : the Sunkist campaign84
4The fruits of labor123
5"The finished products of their environment"154
6A jungle of representation : the EPIC campaign versus Sunkist185
7A record of Eden's erosion225
8"A profit cannot be taken from an orange" : Steinbeck's case for environmental justice262
Epilogue : by their fruits ye shall know them289

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