A Full Cup

Sir Thomas Lipton's Extraordinary Life and His Quest for the America's Cup

by Michael D'Antonio

A Full Cup

Hardcover, 354 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $26.95 | purchase

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An in-depth profile of the founder of Lipton Tea describes his post-Civil War journey across America to establish a first chain of grocery stores, his novel use of mass media to create a winning public persona and his legendary pursuit of the America's Cup trophy. By the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Hershey.

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