The House of Mondavi

The Rise and Fall of an American Wine Dynasty

by Julia Flynn Siler

Hardcover, 452 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $28 | purchase

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The House of Mondavi
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The Rise and Fall of an American Wine Dynasty
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Julia Flynn Siler

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Traces four generations of a Napa Valley wine-making family, from the arrival of Italian immigrant Cesare Mondavi at Ellis Island in 1906, to the scandals that rocked the family throughout the twentieth century, to the present-day battle over the family's billion-dollar fortune. First serial, Wall Street Journal.