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The Fish That Ate the Whale: The Life and Times of America's Banana King

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    The Fish That Ate the Whale: The Life and Times of America's Banana King

    Hardcover, Farrar Straus Giroux
    2012
    English
    New ed.
    288 pages

    ISBN: 0374299277
    ISBN-13: 9780374299279

    When Samuel Zemurray arrived in America in 1891, he was gangly and penniless. When he died in New Orleans 69 years later, he was among the richest men in the world. He conquered the United Fruit Company, and is a symbol of the best and worst of the United States.

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Laura W

Great Learned so much

by Laura W on Nov 28, 2013

Great read. Have learned so many interesting things about bananas, history, business.

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