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Tiny Rowland: A Rebel Tycoon Hardcover – 24 May 1993
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One would expect to have very little sympathy for an individual for somone whom double-dealing, corruption and character assasination were an every-day aspect of their lives. However, ultimately one is left with a degree of admiration for what the man achieved in his creation of Lonrho, a company which unlike any other UK public company, is associated so much with a single individual. This is especially poignent in the light of the way Lonrho suffered at the hands of collapsing African economies in the 80's, and also embarrasing way he was subsequently forced out of office. One is forced to quote Cecil Rhodes, another giant of Africa; "So much done, so much left undone".
Bower's biography is very well written, impartial, and thouroughly deserves to be back in print.