Manioc Preparation, French West Indies, 1665

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Image Reference

Charles de Rochefort, Histoire naturelle et morale des iles Antilles de l'Amerique . . . (Rotterdam 1681), p. 105. (Copy in Special Collections Department, University of Virginia Library)

Shows a slave grating the manioc plant in the process of making flour. The same illustration appears in the 1665 edition of De Rochefort.