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From Cane-Brake to Sugar Bowl: The Romance and History of Sugar

By: Imperial Sugar Company

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Sugar Land, Texas, Imperial Sugar Company: 1937

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 10233

Condition: Very Good


Light toning to the covers and faint foxing to a few pages. Eighteen-page stapled booklet that offers a brief history of sugar, its introduction to Texas, and how it is processed at the Imperial Sugar Refinery in Sugar Land, Texas (as of 1937). Illustrated with photos of refinery operations and a map of cane-sugar producing areas in the world. The refinery closed in 2003, but the company is still headquartered in Sugar Land, where the business was founded in 1843. The company town that developed in the early 1900s took its name from the company's product. Imperial Sugar Company has published o... View more info