After Words

After Words: David Cannadine, author of "Mellon: An American Life" interviewed by Leslie Schweitzer

About the Program

In his book, "Mellon: An American Life," author David Cannadine provides the first biography of one of the economic and political giants of the 20th Century. With the cooperation of both the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation and the Mellon family, Cannadine had full access to all archival materials and conducted interviews with family members that had never before been granted. Mr. Cannadine discusses the book with Leslie Schweitzer, Senior Trade Advisor to the United States Chamber of Commerce. Ms. Schweitzer serves as a guest interviewer and is not an employee of C-SPAN.

About the Authors

David Cannadine

David CannadineDavid Cannadine is Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother Professor of History at the Institute of Historical Research at the University of London. He is the author of many books, including "The Decline and Fall of the British Aristocracy."
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Past Airings

  • Sunday, December 31st at 9pm (ET)
  • Sunday, December 31st at 6pm (ET)
  • Saturday, December 30th at 9:02pm (ET)
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