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Du Pont Dynasty: Behind the Nylon Curtain by Mark Crispin Miller, Gerard Colby Zilg

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Introduction

That you can now read Du Pont Dynasty: Behind the Nylon Curtain is testament to a decades-long struggle against its suppression. The struggle included my lawsuit in federal court that took me through ten years of research and legal discovery, including subpoenas obliging documents and testimony from Du Pont family members and company officials and a trial in a federal court in New York, with an appeal by the ACLU right up to the US Supreme Court.* In the course of those battles against one of the richest families and largest companies in the world, I learned even more about both, with the result that I not only won back the legal rights to the book but also compiled enough research to write another four hundred pages for a second ...

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