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The Resource The sugar king of Havana : the rise and fall of Julio Lobo, Cuba's last tycoon, John Paul Rathbone

The sugar king of Havana : the rise and fall of Julio Lobo, Cuba's last tycoon, John Paul Rathbone

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The sugar king of Havana : the rise and fall of Julio Lobo, Cuba's last tycoon
Title
The sugar king of Havana
Title remainder
the rise and fall of Julio Lobo, Cuba's last tycoon
Statement of responsibility
John Paul Rathbone
Title variation
sugar king of Havana
Title variation remainder
the rise and fall of Julio Lobo, Cubas last tycoon
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In this dual history of a man and a nation, Financial Times journalist John Paul Rathbone uses the stranger-than-fiction story of Julio Lobo, a Cuban sugar magnate who controlled the world sugar market throughout much of the first half of the 20th century, to reveal the luxuries enjoyed by the elite class in pre-revolutionary Cuba
Summary
Documents the career of an influential Cuban sugar magnate whose life mirrored the turbulent course of post-independence Cuba's republic, discussing his celebrity affairs, brushes with death, and strained relationship with Che Guevara
Biography type
individual biography
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360401
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 338.7/63361092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HD9114.C89
LC item number
L637 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the rise and fall of Julio Lobo, Cuba's last tycoon
Label
The sugar king of Havana : the rise and fall of Julio Lobo, Cuba's last tycoon, John Paul Rathbone
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A triste tropical tryst -- The betrayal of José Martí -- A sense of home -- Sugar rush -- Death in the morning -- A talent for speculation -- The emerald way -- Sun, sea and shootings -- Imperial affairs -- At the altar -- Crepúsculo
Control code
5144824
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
304 p.
Isbn
9781594202582
Lccn
2010013790
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn466335741
  • (OCoLC)466335741
Label
The sugar king of Havana : the rise and fall of Julio Lobo, Cuba's last tycoon, John Paul Rathbone
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A triste tropical tryst -- The betrayal of José Martí -- A sense of home -- Sugar rush -- Death in the morning -- A talent for speculation -- The emerald way -- Sun, sea and shootings -- Imperial affairs -- At the altar -- Crepúsculo
Control code
5144824
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
304 p.
Isbn
9781594202582
Lccn
2010013790
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn466335741
  • (OCoLC)466335741

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