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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 - Cohen, Rich
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Whether you know him as El Amigo, the Banana Man, the Gringo, or simply Z - whether you even know him at all - Sam Zemurray lived one of the greatest untold American stories of the last hundred years. A tough, uneducated Russian Jew who found himself and his fortune in turn-of-the-century New Orleans, Zemurray built a fruit-selling empire hustling rotting fruit to market to eke out the slimmest profit, to eventually become a backchannel kingmaker and capitalist revolutionary. The Fish That Ate the Whale spans the transition ...

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The Fish That Ate the Whale: The Life and Times of America's Banana King 2013, Picador USA, New York

ISBN-13: 9781250033314

Trade paperback

The Fish That Ate the Whale: The Life and Times of America's Banana King 2012, Farrar, Straus and Giroux, New York

ISBN-13: 9780374299279

Hardcover

The Fish that Ate the Whale: The Life and Times of America's Banana King 2012, Jonathan Cape Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780224096577

Hardcover

The Fish That Ate the Whale: The Life and Times of America's Banana King 2012, Dreamscape Media

ISBN-13: 9781611209051

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The Fish That Ate the Whale: The Life and Times of America's Banana King 2012, Dreamscape Media

ISBN-13: 9781611209099

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