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Ava Gardner : the secret conversations

Author: Peter Evans; William Hope; Blackstone Audio, Inc.,
Publisher: [Ashland, Oregon] : Blackstone Audio, Inc., [2013] ℗2013.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Biography : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Ava Gardner was one of Hollywood's great stars during the 1940s and '50s, an Oscar-nominated leading lady who costarred with Clark Gable, Burt Lancaster, and Humphrey Bogart, among others. But this riveting account of her storied life and career had to wait for publication until after her death, so concerned was Gardner with its frankness. The legendary actress serves up plenty of gems in these pages, reflecting  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Biography
Named Person: Ava Gardner; Ava Gardner
Material Type: Biography, Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Evans; William Hope; Blackstone Audio, Inc.,
ISBN: 9781482932997 1482932997 9781482933017 1482933012
OCLC Number: 847570906
Notes: Title from container.
Compact discs.
Duration: ca. 9:00:00.
"Tracks Every 3 Minutes."
Credits: Produced by Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Performer(s): Read by William Hope.
Target Audience: Contains some explicit scenes/language.
Description: 7 audio discs (approximately 540 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Responsibility: by Peter Evans and Ava Gardner.

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Ava Gardner was one of Hollywood's great stars during the 1940s and '50s, an Oscar-nominated leading lady who costarred with Clark Gable, Burt Lancaster, and Humphrey Bogart, among others. But this riveting account of her storied life and career had to wait for publication until after her death, so concerned was Gardner with its frankness. The legendary actress serves up plenty of gems in these pages, reflecting with delicious humor and cutting wit on a life that took her from an impoverished childhood in North Carolina to the heights of stardom. Tell-all stories abound, especially when Gardner holds forth on her three husbands: Mickey Rooney, bandleader Artie Shaw, and Frank Sinatra. She has just as much to say about lovers, such as Howard Hughes and George C. Scott and would-be lover John Huston--all of whom get Gardner's unflinchingly honest treatment.

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