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Fame in the 20th century

Author: Clive James; British Broadcasting Corporation.
Publisher: London : Penguin and BBC Books, 1994, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Written to accompany his TV series, the author of this book looks at the nature of fame in the 20th century, giving it his own unique interpretation. All the key international figures - from  Read more...

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Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Clive James; British Broadcasting Corporation.
ISBN: 0140234993 9780140234992
OCLC Number: 31167927
Notes: Originally published: London : BBC Books, 1993.
Includes index.
Description: 170 pages, [24] pages of plates : iports. ; 20 cm
Contents: The close-up stakes its claim 1900-1927; all ahead warp factor one 1918-1932; the charisma kids 1930-1939; twin pearl-handled guns 1939-1945; in bondage to cyclops 1945-1960; float like a butterfly 1960-1969; towering eaarthquake 1969-1981; the monster walks amongst us 1981-1992.
Responsibility: Clive James.

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