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The Resource Hope : entertainer of the century, Richard Zoglin

Hope : entertainer of the century, Richard Zoglin

Label
Hope : entertainer of the century
Title
Hope
Title remainder
entertainer of the century
Statement of responsibility
Richard Zoglin
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Draws on exclusive reporting to honor Bob Hope's top-rated successes while discussing such topics as his secret first marriage, stint in reform school, and ambivalent relationships with fellow stars
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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Zoglin, Richard
Dewey number
  • 792.702/8092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hope, Bob
  • Comedians
Label
Hope : entertainer of the century, Richard Zoglin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 491-531), filmography (pages 533-536), and index
Contents
The making of an entertainer -- Opening -- Vaudeville -- Broadway -- Inventing comedy -- Hollywood -- Actor -- Finding a mission -- War -- Peace -- Inventing stardom -- Television -- Ambassador -- King -- Losing his grip -- Patriot -- Partisan -- Ensuring the legacy -- Restoration -- Legend
Control code
BK0014639322
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
viii, 565 pages
Isbn
9781439140277
Lccn
2014014371
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Hope : entertainer of the century, Richard Zoglin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 491-531), filmography (pages 533-536), and index
Contents
The making of an entertainer -- Opening -- Vaudeville -- Broadway -- Inventing comedy -- Hollywood -- Actor -- Finding a mission -- War -- Peace -- Inventing stardom -- Television -- Ambassador -- King -- Losing his grip -- Patriot -- Partisan -- Ensuring the legacy -- Restoration -- Legend
Control code
BK0014639322
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
viii, 565 pages
Isbn
9781439140277
Lccn
2014014371
Other physical details
illustrations

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