South America's Yankee Genius: Henry Meiggs

South America's Yankee Genius: Henry Meiggs

By: Elisabeth P. Myers
Published by: Julian Messner, Inc.
Publication Date: 1969
Series: Messner Shelf of Biographies

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Henry Meigg's early life gave little hint of his destiny. A wealthy New York merchant at the age of 30, he lost his fortune and went to San Francisco to recoup it. At first his gamble paid off; but ...

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