Item description for Tailwind Both Ways: A Cowman's Chronicle by Laurence M. Lasater...
From the hills of Coahuila, Mexico to the plains ofwest Texas, this is the story of one family's struggle to survive and prosper in the face ofthe declining U.S. cattle industry. Laurie Lasater, a descendant of two of America's great pioneer ranching families,began his career in Mexico in 1964 where he introduced the Beefmaster breed of cattle, which was genetically developed by his family, tothe Mexican market. In 1972 he moved to San Angelo, Texas, where he later foundedthe Isa Cattle Company. Over the course of the next25 years Laurie and his company introduced the Beefmaster breed to markets throughout South America and Africa. More than just the story of a cattleman, this biography is a testament to the entrepreneurial spirit.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.1" Width: 6.2" Height: 1.4" Weight: 1.1 lbs.
Release Date Apr 1, 2008
Publisher Bright Sky Press
ISBN 1933979097 ISBN13 9781933979090