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Author Neuburger, Mary, 1966-

Title Balkan smoke : tobacco and the making of modern Bulgaria / Mary C. Neuburger
Published Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 2013


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 W'PONDS  338.4767970949 Neu/Bst  AVAILABLE
Description x, 307 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm
Contents Coffee house babble : smoking and sociability in the long nineteenth century -- No smoke without fire : tobacco and transformation, 1878-1914 -- From the Orient Express to the Sofia café : smoke and propriety in the interwar years -- The tobacco fortress : Asenovgrad Krepost and the politics of tobacco between the World Wars -- From leaf to ash : Jews, Germans, and Bulgarian gold in the Second World War -- Smoke-filled rooms : places to light up in communist Bulgaria -- Smokes for big brother : Bulgartabak and tobacco under communism
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-297) and index
Subject Smoking -- Social aspects -- Bulgaria -- History -- 19th century.
Smoking -- Social aspects -- Bulgaria -- History -- 20th century.
Tobacco industry -- Bulgaria -- History -- 19th century.
Tobacco industry -- Bulgaria -- History -- 20th century.
LC no. 2012018011
ISBN 9780801450846 (cloth : acid-free paper)