"Hardly a page without sparkle. Morton writes a chromium-plate style...[he]enables the reader to grasp some of the fundamental secrets of the Rothschild success-above all, its endurance." -New York Herald Tribune Books
About the Author
Born in Vienna, FREDERIC MORTON now lives in New York City. He is the author of several works of fiction and nonfiction, including Thunder at Twilight and A Nervous Splendor: Vienna 1888-1889, also a National Book Award nominee.