Item description for When Banana Was King by Gordon Goffe Leslie...
When Banana Was King looks at a time when Jamaicans battled Americans for control of the billion-dollar banana trade. They battled in boardrooms and battled on wharves with knives and guns over the tasty, strangely shaped fruit. The most controversial of the banana men back then was Jamaican, A.C. Goffe. Love him or hate him, A.C. Goffe was, an observer noted, one of the Jamaicans who "crossed the Frontiers, put Jamaica beyond the pale of the primitive and brought the country into modern trade, commerce and business."
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Studio: LMH Publishing Company
Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 13.8" Width: 13" Height: 1.9" Weight: 1.3 lbs.
Release Date Sep 28, 2007
Publisher LMH Publishing Company
ISBN 9768202505 ISBN13 9789768202505
Availability 143 units. Availability accurate as of Oct 24, 2016 01:30.
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