Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty by Patrick Radden Keefe

Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty

Patrick Radden Keefe

nonfiction informative mysterious medium-paced

512 pages | first published 2021

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The highly anticipated portrait of three generations of the Sackler family, by the prize-winning, bestselling author of Say Nothing The Sackler name adorns the walls of many storied institutions: Harvard, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Oxford, th...
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