Clark Gable

A Biography
Product Number: EB00706518
Released: Jul 18, 2017
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780307555175
Publisher: Crown Archetype
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Description

Clark Gable arrived in Hollywood after a rough-and-tumble youth, and his breezy, big-boned, everyman persona quickly made him the town's king. He was a gambler among gamblers, a heavy drinker in the days when everyone drank seemingly all the time, and a lover to legions of the most attractive women in the most glamorous business in the world, including the great love of his life, Carole Lombard. In this well-researched and revealing biography, Warren G. Harris gives an exceptionally acute portrait of one of the most memorable actors in the history of motion pictures-whose intimates included such legends as Marilyn Monroe, Joan Crawford, Loretta Young, David O. Selznick, Jean Harlow, Judy Garland, Lana Turner, Spencer Tracy, and Grace Kelly-as well as a vivid sense of the glamour and excess of mid-century Hollywood. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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Author(s): Warren G. Harris
Original Publish Date: Sep 01, 2010

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