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The Thistle and the Rose: Romance, Railroads, and Big Oil in Revolutionary Mexico

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The Thistle and the Rose: Romance, Railroads, and Big Oil in Revolutionary Mexico - Cooke, Catherine Nixon
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Like Mexico itself, the McNab family story tells of a rich mix of cultures--French, Scottish, Zapotec. The Thistle and the Rose captures that complexity, providing a unique lens through which to view a magnificent, complicated country during critical years of change. In The Thistle and the Rose , author Catherine Nixon Cooke narrates the story of John George McNab, a handsome Scotsman, and Guadalupe Fuentes Nivon McNab, a beautiful Oaxacan, and how they fell in love against the impossible challenge of building the famous ...

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The Thistle and the Rose: Romance, Railroads, and Big Oil in Revolutionary Mexico 2013, iUniverse, Bloomington, IN

ISBN-13: 9781475965155

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The Thistle and the Rose: Romance, Railroads, and Big Oil in Revolutionary Mexico 2013, iUniverse

ISBN-13: 9781475965162

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