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Pulitzer Prize-winning author T.J. Stiles to speak at Vanderbilt University Sept. 29

Sep. 9, 2010—   Cornelius Vanderbilt, arguably the richest man in America when he died in 1877, played a major role in the development of the modern United States, according to historian and biographer T.J. Stiles. The author of the award-winning biography of Vanderbilt, The First Tycoon: The Epic Life of Cornelius Vanderbilt, Stiles will launch the 2010-2011...

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