Mellon : an American life

Chronicles the life of nineteenth and twentieth-century American financier Andrew W. Mellon, examining such aspects as his childhood in Pittsburgh; the building of his fortune; his personal life; his term as Secretary of the Treasury; his tax evasion trial, which ended in a not guilty verdict; and h...

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Main Author: Cannadine, David, 1950-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : A.A. Knopf, 2006.
Edition:1st ed.
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300 |a xvi, 779 p., [48] p. of plates :  |b ill. (some col.) ;  |c 25 cm. 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (p. [633]-733) and index. 
505 0 |a In the shadow of his father, 1855-1900 -- Wealth's triumphs, fortune's travails, 1900-1921 -- The rise and fall of a public man, 1921-33 -- Old man, new deal, 1933-37. 
520 |a Chronicles the life of nineteenth and twentieth-century American financier Andrew W. Mellon, examining such aspects as his childhood in Pittsburgh; the building of his fortune; his personal life; his term as Secretary of the Treasury; his tax evasion trial, which ended in a not guilty verdict; and his creation of the National Gallery of Art. 
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650 0 |a Industrialists  |z United States  |v Biography. 
650 0 |a Philanthropists  |z United States  |v Biography. 
651 0 |a United States  |x Politics and government  |y 1901-1953. 
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