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Mostly Morgenthaus

a family history

by Morgenthau, Henry

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Published by Ticknor & Fields in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Morgenthau family.,
    • Morgenthau, Lazarus, 1815-1897.,
    • Morgenthau, Henry, 1856-1946.,
    • Morgenthau, Henry, 1891-1967.,
    • Capitalists and financiers -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Jews -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Jews in public life -- United States.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 452-458) and index.

      StatementHenry Morgenthau III ; foreword by Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT274.M673 M67 1991
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, 501 p., [32] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages501
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1872777M
      ISBN 100899199763
      LC Control Number90032445

      Biography. Henry Morgenthau III was the son of Elinor (née Fatman), granddaughter of Mayer Lehman, a co-founder of Lehman Brothers and Henry Morgenthau Jr., who was Franklin D. Roosevelt's U.S. Secretary of the Treasury. He was a grandson of US Ambassador Henry Morgenthau, Sr. and grandnephew of New York Governor and Senator Herbert H. Lehman. He was the brother of former Children: 3, including Kramer Morgenthau. The Morgenthau report, officially the Report of the Mission of the United States to Poland, was a report compiled by Henry Morgenthau, Sr., as member of the "Mission of the United States to Poland" which was appointed by the American Commission to Negotiate Peace formed by President Woodrow Wilson in the aftermath of World War purpose of the mission was to investigate "alleged Polish.

        He recounted his life’s journey, and the story of his whole family, in his book “Mostly Morgenthaus: A Family History.” His brother was ROBERT MORGENTHAU, 98, the Manhattan D.A. for decades and the model for the Jewish character Adam Schiff, . In his mids, Mr. Morgenthau published “Mostly Morgenthaus,” a sweeping, multigenerational family history. The book, among other things, details the prominent roles Morgenthaus took in calling Author: Bryan Marquard.

      Not the least of the book’s attractions are the lively, first-hand vignettes it offers of New York’s German-Jewish patriciate and of FDR and Eleanor Roosevelt at work and play. Infinitely rewarding, meticulously wrought, Mostly Morgenthaus is a model of family history, a tour de force in a tricky and taxing genre.” — H. Stuart Hughes. Henry Morgenthau III (Janu – J ) was an American author and television producer. He was a member of the Morgenthau dynasty and of the Lehman was the son of Henry Morgenthau Jr., who was Franklin D. Roosevelt's Treasury Secretary. He wrote Mostly Morgenthaus: A Family History (). In , at the age of 99, Morgenthau III published his first book Born: Janu , New York City, U.S.


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