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Tycoon's War: How Cornelius Vanderbilt Invaded a Country to Overthrow America's Most Famous Military Adventurer

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Written by a master storyteller, Tycoonand#8217;s War is the remarkable account of an epic imperialist dueland#151;a violent battle of the capitalist versus the idealist, money versus ambition, and a monumental clash of egos that resulted in the deaths of thousands of Americans. This incredible true storyand#151;impeccably researched and never before told in fulland#151;is packed with greed, intrigue, and some of the most hair-raising battle scenes ever written.

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"Tycoon's War" tells the story of an epic imperialist duel--a violent battle of capitalist versus idealist, money versus ambition--and a monumental clash of egos that resulted in the deaths of thousands of Americans.

About the Author

Stephen Dando-Collins is an Australian-born historian who has written a number of fiction and nonfiction books, including Caesarand#8217;s Legion and Standing Bear Is a Person. He lives in Tasmania.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780306818561
Author:
Dando-collins, Stephen
Publisher:
Da Capo Press
Author:
Dando-Collins, Stephen
Subject:
United States - General
Subject:
Military - Other
Subject:
Latin America - Central America
Subject:
Military-General History
Edition Description:
First Trade Paper Edition
Publication Date:
20090931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
16 pages b/w photos
Pages:
400
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in 13.5 oz

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