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
Published: New York : A.A. Knopf, 2006.
Edition:1st ed.
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Table of Contents:
  • 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.