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Mellon

David Cannadine

Mellon

An American Life (Vintage)

by David Cannadine

  • 380 Want to read
  • 4 Currently reading

Published by Vintage .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Business,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Business,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages832
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9553864M
    ISBN 100307386791
    ISBN 109780307386793

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Mellon by David Cannadine Download PDF EPUB FB2

The book is a fair and balanced description of his life. It covers everything from his young life to his development of Mellon Bank, the United Trust Company, Gulf Petroleum and Alcoa and his experiences as Treasury Secretary.

The book does less well at explain how he managed to be Treasury Secretary for so long (almost 12yrs).Cited by:   The book Mellon: An American Life by Professor David Cannadine conveys how art dealer Joseph Duveen bribed household help to find out what Andrew Mellon, banker, Treasury Secretary and benefactor of the National Gallery thought about recent or future art acquisitions.

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