Talking About Books - Athens

Fordlandia

Bookcover

Wednesday, August 17, 10:30 a.m.

Fordlandia: the rise and fall of Henry Ford's forgotten jungle city by Greg Grandin: The stunning, never-before-told story of the quixotic attempt to recreate small-town America in the heart of the Amazon, "Fordlandia" depicts a desperate quest to salvage the bygone America that the Ford factory system did much to dispatch. - Publisher