The fish that ate the whale: the life and times of America's banana king

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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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subject_facet BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / General
Banana trade -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- History
HISTORY / Americas (North, Central, South, West Indies)
Jewish businesspeople -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Biography
United Fruit Company -- Biography
Zemurray, Samuel, -- 1877-1961
title_display The fish that ate the whale : the life and times of America's banana king
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Biography & Autobiography
Business
History
Jewish businesspeople
Nonfiction
Zemurray, Samuel