The Signature of All ThingsBook - 2013
Follows the fortunes of the extraordinary Whittaker family, including the enterprising Henry Whittaker, a poor-born Englishman who makes a great fortune in the South American quinine trade, eventually becoming the richest man in Philadelphia; and his brilliant daughter Alma, who becomes a botanist.
Publisher: New York : Viking, 2013
Branch Call Number: Fiction Gilbert
Characteristics: p. cm
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