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Product Description: Un recorrido exhaustivo por la vida de los dos actores más conocidos de Hollywood en el siglo XX, y una nueva exploración de su historia de amor que a menudo cabalgó entre la pasión y la violencia.Elizabeth Taylor y Richard Burton se conocieron a principios de los años cincuenta, pero fue durante la polémica filmación de la película Cleopatra, cuando su idilio fue la comidilla de todo el mundo del cine...read more

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9788426418401 | Italian edition edition (Lumen Editorial, November 12, 2010), cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Un recorrido exhaustivo por la vida de los dos actores más conocidos de Hollywood en el siglo XX, y una nueva exploración de su historia de amor que a menudo cabalgó entre la pasión y la violencia.

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Product Description: From veteran entertainment reporter Sam Kashner and biographer Nancy Schoenberger comes the definitive account of the greatest Hollywood love story ever told—the romance of Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton. Kashner has interviewed Elizabeth Taylor numerous times and is the only journalist given access to her extensive collection of personal letters and journals, and he and Schoenberger have also interviewed the Burton family at length, including Burton’s actress daughter Kate...read more

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9780061562846, titled "Furious Love: Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton, and the Marriage of the Century" | 1 edition (Harpercollins, June 15, 2010), cover price $27.99 | About this edition: From veteran entertainment reporter Sam Kashner and biographer Nancy Schoenberger comes the definitive account of the greatest Hollywood love story ever told—the romance of Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton.

Follows the writer's apprenticeship to Allen Ginsberg and the other members of the Beats at the 'Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics,' a period during which he experimented with recreational drugs and met a range of musicians, writers, and celebrities. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.

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9780060005665 | 1 edition (Harpercollins, February 1, 2004), cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Follows the author's apprenticeship to Allen Ginsberg and the other members of the Beats at the 'Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics,' a period during which he met a range of musicians, writers, and celebrities.

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9780060005672 | Reprint edition (Perennial, February 1, 2005), cover price $15.99 | About this edition: Follows the writer's apprenticeship to Allen Ginsberg and the other members of the Beats at the 'Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics,' a period during which he experimented with recreational drugs and met a range of musicians, writers, and celebrities.

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A revealing look inside Hollywood's most scandalous decade and colorful illuminates the secret lives of Lana Turner, Rock Hudson, Kim Novak, Walter Winchell, and many others while describing such key events as the decline of the studio system, the rise of television, the emergence of tabloid culture, and blacklisting. Reprint.

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9780393043211, titled "The Bad and the Beautiful: Hollywood in the Fifties" | 1 edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, May 1, 2002), cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A revealing look inside Hollywood's most scandalous decade and colorful illuminates the secret lives of Lana Turner, Rock Hudson, Kim Novak, Walter Winchell, and many others while describing such key events as the decline of the studio system, the rise of television, the emergence of tabloid culture, and blacklisting.

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9780393324365 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, April 1, 2003), cover price $23.95 | About this edition: A revealing look inside Hollywood's most scandalous decade and colorful illuminates the secret lives of Lana Turner, Rock Hudson, Kim Novak, Walter Winchell, and many others while describing such key events as the decline of the studio system, the rise of television, the emergence of tabloid culture, and blacklisting.

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A witty debut novel tells the story of a businessman from New Jersey named Finkie Finkelstein, who is a lovingly obsessed fan of Frank Sinatra, as his life unfolds in a series of unanswered letters sent to his idol. Reprint. (view table of contents)

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9780879519179 | Overlook Pr, March 1, 1999, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: Relates the story of a businessman from New Jersey named Finkie Finkelstein who is a lovingly obsessed fan of Frank Sinatra as his life unfolds in a series of unanswered letters sent to his idol

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9780684869070 | Reprint edition (Scribner, May 19, 2000), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Relates the story of a businessman from New Jersey named Finkie Finkelstein, a lovingly obsessed fan of Frank Sinatra, as his life unfolds in a series of unanswered letters sent to his idol.

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Product Description: Oscar Levant was the Amadeus of Hollywood, the Oscar Wilde of Broadway and the most wildly self-destructive personality ever to become a household name. An astonishingly gifted concert pianist (and the premier interpreter of Gershwin's concert works), composer, film and stage presence, radio and television raconteur wit and bestselling author, Levant steered a maniacally masochistic course through seven decades spent in the company of some of America's most noted literary, musical and entertainment personages...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780679404897 | Villard Books, May 1, 1994, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: Discusses the career of the gifted pianist, composer, entertainer, raconteur, and author, as well as his tumultuous, self-destructive private life

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9781879505391 | Silman-James Pr, May 1, 1998, cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Oscar Levant was the Amadeus of Hollywood, the Oscar Wilde of Broadway and the most wildly self-destructive personality ever to become a household name.

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Investigates the death of television Superman George Reeves by a bullet in 1959, revealing his dangerous double life and the tale of jealousy and revenge that lie behind his alleged suicide in Los Angeles. Reprint.

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9780312964023 | Reprint edition (St Martins Pr, December 1, 1997), cover price $6.50 | also contains Technology of Paper Recycling | About this edition: Investigates the death of television Superman George Reeves by a bullet in 1959, revealing his dangerous double life and the tale of jealousy and revenge that lie behind his alleged suicide in Los Angeles.

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Book by Kashner, Sam

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9781882413393 | Hanging Loose Pr, July 1, 1997, cover price $20.00

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9781882413386 | Hanging Loose Pr, July 1, 1997, cover price $12.00 | About this edition: Book by Kashner, Sam

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Two writers examine the evidence left by the late Hollywood writer and MGM executive Sam Myer concerning the death of George Reeves, and they conclude that the first Superman was murdered by a man named Eddie Mannix. (view table of contents)

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9780312146160 | St Martins Pr, October 1, 1996, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: Examines the evidence left by the late Hollywood writer and MGM executive Sam Myer concerning the death of George Reeves, and concludes that the first Superman was murdered by a man named Eddie Mannix

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