Fordlandia – the failure of Henry Ford's utopian city in the Amazon | Curio

Fordlandia – the failure of Henry Ford's utopian city in the Amazon

16 mins | May 28, 2017

In the 1920s, Henry Ford wanted to found a city based on the values that made his company a success – while, of course, producing cheap rubber. Drew Reed writes in The Guardian about the jungle city that bore his name ended up being one of his biggest failures.

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From The Guardian