The Sugar King of Havana

The Sugar King of Havana

The Rise and Fall of Julio Lobo, Cuba's Last Tycoon

Book - 2010
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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.
Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2010
ISBN: 9781594202582
Branch Call Number: 338.7633 LOBO RATHB
Characteristics: 304 pages : illustrations, map ; 25 cm


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