Jenkins of Mexico how a Southern farm boy became a Mexican magnate (Book, 2017) [WorldCat.org]
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Jenkins of Mexico how a Southern farm boy became a Mexican magnate

Author: Andrew Paxman
Publisher: New York, NY, United States of America Oxford University Press [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Introduction: The Black Legend of William O. Jenkins -- Chapter 1: Coming of Age in Tennessee -- Chapter 2: Fortune-Seeking in Mexico -- Chapter 3: How to Get Rich in a Revolution -- Chapter 4: Kidnapped, Jailed, Vilified -- Chapter 5: Empire at Atencingo -- Chapter 6: Resistance at Atencingo -- Chapter 7: With Maximino -- Chapter 8: Mining the Golden Age of Mexican Cinema -- Chapter 9: Enterprise, Profiteering, and
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biografie
Biography
Named Person: William O Jenkins; William O Jenkins; William O Jenkins; William O Jenkins
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew Paxman
ISBN: 9780190455743 0190455748 9780190455750 0190455756 9780190455767 0190455764
OCLC Number: 994206140
Description: 509 Seiten, 24 ungezählte Seiten Illustrationen 25 cm
Contents: Introduction: The Black Legend of William O. Jenkins Chapter 1: Coming of Age in Tennessee Chapter 2: Fortune-Seeking in Mexico Chapter 3: How to Get Rich in a Revolution Chapter 4: Kidnapped, Jailed, Vilified Chapter 5: Empire at Atencingo Chapter 6: Resistance at Atencingo Chapter 7: With Maximino Chapter 8: Mining the Golden Age of Mexican Cinema Chapter 9: Enterprise, Profiteering, and the Death of the Golden Age Chapter 10: The Jenkins Foundation and the Battle for the Soul of the PRI Chapter 11: Jenkins' Earthly Afterlife Epilogue: The Mixed Legacy of William O. Jenkins AcknowledgmentsNotesBibliographyIndex
Responsibility: Andrew Paxman

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This is a biography of the American who became the richest man in Mexico.  Read more...

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"Deeply researched and vividly written....Paxman has produced a novel and often brilliant analysis of business and politics in modern Mexico....Paxman's interpretation of multiple Read more...

 
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