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Hoax; the inside story of the Howard Hughes--Clifford Irving affair

Author: Stephen Fay; Lewis Chester; Magnus Linklater
Publisher: New York, Viking Press [1972]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Clifford Michael Irving (born November 5, 1930) is an American investigative reporter and writer. He is known for a fake "autobiography" of Howard Hughes in the early 1970s. After Hughes denounced him and sued McGraw-Hill, the publisher, Irving confessed the hoax and was sentenced to two-and-a-half years in prison, serving 17 months."--Wikipedia.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Fay, Stephen.
Hoax.
New York, Viking Press [1972]
(OCoLC)600344522
Named Person: Howard Hughes; Clifford Irving; Howard Hughes; Clifford Irving
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Fay; Lewis Chester; Magnus Linklater
ISBN: 067037430X 9780670374304
OCLC Number: 375659
Description: ix, 310 pages illustrations 24 cm
Responsibility: [by] Stephen Fay, Lewis Chester [and] Magnus Linklater.

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"Clifford Michael Irving (born November 5, 1930) is an American investigative reporter and writer. He is known for a fake "autobiography" of Howard Hughes in the early 1970s. After Hughes denounced him and sued McGraw-Hill, the publisher, Irving confessed the hoax and was sentenced to two-and-a-half years in prison, serving 17 months."--Wikipedia.

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