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Free download ↠ Fordlandia The Rise and Fall of Henry Ford's Forgotten Jungle City 106 Â The stunning never before told story of the uixotic attempt to recreate small town America in the heart of the In 1927 Henry Ford the richest man in the world bought a tract of land twice the size of the UBer plantation foreshadowed the practices that today are laying waste to the rain forest More than a parable of one man's arrogant attempt to force his will on the natural world Fordlandia depicts a desperate uest to salvage the bygone America that the Ford factory system did much to dispatch As Greg Grandin shows in this gripping and mordantly observed history Ford's great delusion was not that the could be tamed but that the forces of capitalism once released might yet be containe. This sounds like an urban legend gone bad do any go good so I had to read

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The stunning never before told story of the uixotic attempt to recreate small town America in the heart of the In 1927 Henry Ford the richest man in the world bought a tract of land twice the size of the US state of Delaware in the Brazilian His intention was to grow rubber but the project rapidly evolved into a ambitious bid to export America itself along with its golf courses ice cream shops bandstands indoor plumbing and Model Ts rolling down broad streets Fordlandia as the settl. “What happened here”I say that a lotFor a person who likes decay and r

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