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See background material on the "columbian exchange": http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Columbian_Exchange

Books: Subject: "columbian exchange"

Indian givers : how the Indians of the Americas transformed the world

Articles:

JSTOR: http://0-www.jstor.org.opac.library.cpp.edu/action/doAdvancedSearch?q0=%22columbian+exchange%22&f0=all&c1=AND&q1=&f1=ab&acc=on&wc=on&fc=off&Search=Search&ar=on&bk=on&sd=&ed=&la=&pt=&isbn=

Academic Search Elite and America history and Life: http://0-search.ebscohost.com.opac.library.cpp.edu/login.aspx?direct=true&db=aph&db=ahl&bquery=%26quot%3bcolumbian+exchange%26quot%3b&cli0=FT&clv0=Y&type=1&site=ehost-live

You will have to sort through these listings and read though some of it to find the parts relevant to agriculture.

Encyclopedias

Gale Virtual Reference Library:

Long-Solís, Janet. "Columbian Exchange." Encyclopedia of Food and Culture. Ed. Solomon H. Katz. Vol. 1. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 2003. 436-439. Gale Virtual Reference Library. Web. 22 Feb. 2013. Document URL
http://0-go.galegroup.com.opac.library.cpp.edu/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3403400151&v=2.1&u=los53368&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w
 
"Columbian Exchange." Gale Encyclopedia of U.S. Economic History. Ed. Thomas Carson and Mary Bonk. Vol. 1. Detroit: Gale, 1999. 196. Gale Virtual Reference Library. Web. 22 Feb. 2013.Document URL
http://0-go.galegroup.com.opac.library.cpp.edu/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX3406400188&v=2.1&u=los53368&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w
"The Transformation of Post-Columbian Europe: The Impact of Contact." American Eras. Vol. 1: Early American Civilizations and Exploration to 1600. Detroit: Gale, 1997. 230-231. Gale Virtual Reference Library. Web. 22 Feb. 2013.Document URL
http://0-go.galegroup.com.opac.library.cpp.edu/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CCX2536600164&v=2.1&u=los53368&it=r&p=GVRL&sw=w

Oxford Reference:

"Native American Foods." The Oxford Encyclopedia of Food and Drink in America. Ed. Smith, Andrew F.. : Oxford University Press, 2004. Oxford Reference. 2005. Date Accessed 22 Feb. 2013 <http://0-www.oxfordreference.com.opac.library.cpp.edu/view/10.1093/acref/9780195154375.001.0001/acref-9780195154375-e-0551>. This is about the effect the contact had on Native American Agriculture.

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