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McIlhenny"s Gold

How a Louisiana Family Built the Tabasco Empire
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Business & Economics, Unabridged Audio - Business/Professional, Business/Economics, Corporate & Business History - General, Business & Economics / Corporate History, Unabridged Audio / Business/Professional, Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union, Hi
ContributionsNorman Dietz (Narrator)
The Physical Object
FormatMP3 CD
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Open LibraryOL9376501M
ISBN 10140015569X
ISBN 139781400155699
OCLC/WorldCa166386052

After the manner of northern industrialists, the McIlhennys pioneered development of the company town, imposing a controlling, paternalistic, blatantly racist culture. Having made a fortune from Tabasco, they multiplied it with income from salt and oil deposits beneath the pepper plants' roots.4/4(58).

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Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading McIlhenny's Gold: How a Louisiana Family Built the Tabasco Empire/5(58). McIlhennys Gold recounts the history of how one family took a devastated piece of swamp land after the Civil War and turned it into a business empire by producing Tabasco.

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In short order, McIlhenny's descendants would turn Tabasco into a gold mine, making it as ubiquitous as Coke, Kodak, and Kleenex: an icon of pop culture. The McIlhenny Company, still run by a family of matchless characters who believe in a rigid code of family loyalty, clings to.

McIlhenny’s Gold audiobook, by Jeffrey Rothfeder After the Civil War ended, Edmund McIlhenny, an ambitious and tenacious Louisiana businessman, found himself with few prospects. The South's economy in ruins and his millions of dollars in Confederacy currency worthless, he had no choice but to return with his wife, Mary, to her family home in 3/5.

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A delectable and satisfying read for both Tabasco fans and business buffs, McIlhenny's Gold is the untold story of the continuing success of an eccentric, private company; a lively history of one of the most popular consumer products of all times; and an exploration of our desire to test the limits of human tolerance for fiery foods.

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McIlhenny's Gold: How a Louisiana Family Built the Tabasco Empire Kindle Edition The activities of the Mcilhennys are reported by the author and don't reflect well on some members of the family. Ultimately the writer comes to view the insular uncharitable legacy of the family as the defining quality of the clan/5(53).

In this fascinating history, Jeffrey Rothfeder tells how, from a simple idea, the outgrowth of a handful of peppers planted on an isolated island on the Gulf of Mexico's secretive family business emerged that would produce one of the best-known products in the world.

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In this fascinating history, Jeffrey Rothfeder tells how, from a simple idea—the outgrowth of a handful of peppers planted on an isolated island on the Gulf of Mexico—a secretive family business emerged that would produce one of the best-known products in the world.

In this fascinating history, Jeffrey Rothfeder tells how, from a simple idea—the outgrowth of a handful of peppers planted on an isolated island on the Gulf of Mexico—a secretive family business emerged that would produce one of the best-known products in the world.

A delectable and satisfying read for both Tabasco fans and business buffs, McIlhenny's Gold is the untold story of the. McIlhenny's Gold: How a Louisiana Family Built the Tabasco Empire: : Rothfeder, Jeffrey: Books/5(53). Get this from a library.

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[Jeffrey Rothfeder] -- A history of the Louisiana family responsible for the invention of Tabasco hot pepper sauce traces its post-Civil War introduction through its ubiquitous presence today, offering insight into the. The McIlhennys have formed a restoration partnership, the Rainey Conservation Alliance, with two other private property owners on Vermilion Bay and the National Audubon Society, owners of the.

Jeffrey Rothfeder’s new book, McIlhenny’s Gold, provides the answers to all of my questions. Rothfeder tells the story of a remarkable family, one that literally rose from the ashes of the Civil War to create a hugely successful business based on the sale of a single food product, a business that is still well known some years later.

Title: McIlhenny's Gold: How a Louisiana Family Built the Tabasco Empire; Author: Jeffrey Rothfeder; Rating: ( Vote); Publish: ; Format: Paperback; Pages: Pages; Asin: ; Language: English; A delectable and satisfying read for both Tabasco fans and business buffs, McIlhenny's Gold is the untold story of the continuing success of an eccentric, private company; a /5().

After the Civil War ended, Edmund McIlhenny, an ambitious and tenacious Louisiana businessman, found himself with few prospects. The South's economy in ruins and his millions of dollars in Confederacy currency worthless, he had no choice but to return with his wife, Mary, to her family home in Avery Island, a former sugar plantation destroyed by Union soldiers.

To McIlhenny's surprise, Author: Jeffrey Rothfeder. Book Reviews. Books Read; Books Read (49) Books Read (54) Books Read (42). According to company legend, Tabasco was first produced in by Edmund McIlhenny, a Maryland-born former banker who moved to Louisiana around However, as Jeffrey Rothfeder's book McIlhenny's Gold points out, some of the McIlhenny Company's official history is disputed.

A book review by Mark Robichaux of The Wall Street Journal quotes Rothfeder's book:Founder: Edmund McIlhenny. McIlhenny's Gold: How a Louisiana Family Built the Tabasco Empire by Jeffrey Rothfeder starting at $ McIlhenny's Gold: How a Louisiana Family Built the Tabasco Empire has 5 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

McIlhenny's Gold: How a Louisiana Family Built the Tabasco Empire Jeffrey Rothfeder So it's a good thing for readers that the McIlhennys have left such colorful and controversial legacies as. This is not a coffee table book – – this is a dining room table book provided the dining room table is very well constructed and can take some weight.

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Sheesh. It is a restaurant book and one I am most unlikely to want to cook from but I’m still interested in at least leafing through it.

William McIlvanney has 21 books on Goodreads with ratings. William McIlvanney’s most popular book is Laidlaw (Jack Laidlaw, #1). The story of the powerful McIlhennys of Louisiana, who turned hot peppers into a Tabasco fortuneAfter the Civil War ended, Edmund McIlhenny, an ambitious and tenacious Louisiana businessman, found himself with few prospects.

The South's economy in ruins and his millions of dollars in Confederacy currency worthless, he had no choice but to return with his wife, Mary, to her family.

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McIlhenny's Gold: How a Louisiana Family Built the Tabasco Empire.Rothfeder makes the story engaging and interesting on the pages of McIlhenny’s Gold. In the same way a little hot pepper sauce enlivens a meal, this book brings out a history that few readers may have known until now.

Give it a taste. Steve Hopkins, Janu Go To Hopkins & Company Homepage. Go to Book Shelf.However, as Jeffrey Rothfeder's book McIlhenny's Gold points out, at least some of the self-promotional McIlhenny Company official history is fictitious.

An Octo book review by Mark Robichaux in The Wall Street Journal, Oct. 10,quotes that book.