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Mellon : an American life

Author: David Cannadine
Publisher: New York : A.A. Knopf, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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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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Genre/Form: Biographie
Biography
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cannadine, David, 1950-
Mellon.
New York : A.A. Knopf, 2006
(OCoLC)607762015
Online version:
Cannadine, David, 1950-
Mellon.
New York : A.A. Knopf, 2006
(OCoLC)609269666
Named Person: Andrew W Mellon; Andrew W Mellon; Andrew W Mellon; Andrew W Mellon
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Cannadine
ISBN: 0679450327 9780679450320
OCLC Number: 65521620
Description: xvi, 779 pages, [48] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
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.
Responsibility: David Cannadine.
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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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