Was assigned this book as a political science class. Very boring and long read and I'm tired of reading about bananasPublished 3 days ago by William
A fascinating and tragic story that should be heard by more people.Published 1 month ago by Douglas Cole
I Had no clue what turmoil and joy the banana has caused throughout the world. I was simply shocked at how economic imperialism ran and still runs most developing tropical... Read morePublished 4 months ago by smog
Being from the Philippines, I am humbled by the flight of banana varieties throughout the world in this well researched book by Mr. Koeppel. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Carlos C. Talisaysay
This book gave me insight into an industry I knew nothing about.
The authors writing style is informative and the way he presents his subject matter really sucked me in!
To me, one message from this book is that the current endemic poverty, corruption, and violence in the Central American countries known as "Banana Republics" are due to the... Read morePublished 5 months ago by Frank