My Three Fathers

My Three Fathers

And the Elegant Deceptions of My Mother, Susan Mary Alsop

By Bill Patten

PublicAffairs, Hardcover, 9781586485559, 400pp.

Publication Date: July 1, 2008


A son of the American aristocracy chronicles his glamorous childhood among the Washington elite—and comes to terms with his complicated lineage

About the Author

Bill Patten is a businessman with thirty years experience in real estate development. From 1978 to 1996 he published weekly newspapers in Maine. He has three children, two stepchildren, and three grandchildren. He lives in Worcester, Massachusetts, with his wife and stepdaughter.