Mostly Morgenthaus: A Family History

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Ticknor and Fields, 1991 - Biography & Autobiography - 501 pages
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The Morgenthaus offers a rare portrait of an extraordinary American family whose contributions to public life have spanned the 20th century. Stretching from the 18th century to the present, this account by Henry Morgenthau, III, combines biography and cultural history in a lively, personal account of a colorful and gifted clan.

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A fourth-generation Morgenthau pens a lively and engaging biography of his family of high achievers, overlaid with a fresh view of changing Jewish acculturation during the past two American centuries ... Read full review

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Insider family chronicles rarely offer the richness and luster with which the reader is rewarded in Mostly Morgenthaus , which is the result of Morgenthau's own voyage of discovery into his family's ... Read full review

Contents

Trying to Survive in Early NineteenthCentury Bavaria
3
An Ambitious Tailor Cuts a Few Corners
20
Success and Failure in the Cigar Business
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