Acheson, David C(ampion)

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ACHESON, David C(ampion)

ACHESON, David C(ampion). American, b. 1921. Genres: Autobiography/Memoirs. Career: Atomic Energy Commission, Washington, DC, attorney in Office of the General Counsel, 1948-49; Covington & Burling, Washington, DC, attorney, 1950-61; U.S. attorney for the District of Columbia, 1961-65; special assistant for enforcement to the U.S. Secretary of the Treasury, 1965-67; Communications Satellite Corp., general counsel, 1967-74; Jones, Day, Reavis & Pogue, Washington, DC, partner, 1974-78; Drinker Biddle & Reath, Washington, DC, partner, 1978-883; Atlantic Council of the United States, president, 1993-99. Publications: (ed.) This Vast External Realm, 1973; (with D. McLellan) Among Friends: The Personal Letters of Dean Acheson, 1980; Acheson Country, A Memoir, 1993. Address: 2700 Calvert St NW Apt 414, Washington, DC 20008, U.S.A. Online address: [email protected]