REVIEW: EMPTY MANSIONS by Bill Dedman and Paul Clark Newell, Jr.

Bill Dedman has uncovered one of the strangest true stories in the history of American royalty. ┬áThere were the Vanderbilts, the Stuyvesants, the Rockefellers and then the Clarks. ┬áThat they are not a household name today is part of the mystery that Dedman seeks to unravel. William A Clark’s story is a quintessential boot-strap tale.…