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An American Company: The Tragedy of United Fruit
An American Company: The Tragedy of United Fruit
By Thomas P. McCann
Crown, 1976, 244 pp

The history of the legendary Frutera, with emphasis on the disasters that followed its acquisition by the Eli Black interests, is recounted by a former Vice President for Public Relations of the trouble-plagued two-billion dollar enterprise. The manner of telling is lively, intimate and candid.