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The legs are the last to go : aging, acting, marrying, and other things I learned the hard way

Author: Diahann Carroll; Bob Morris
Publisher: New York : Amistad, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The barrier-breaking actress best known for her roles in Julia and Grey's anatomy discusses her four marriages, including her courtship with Sidney Poitier, the racial and sexual politics that shaped her roles in Hollywood and on Broadway, and the personal cost of her career.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Diahann Carroll; Diahann Carroll
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Diahann Carroll; Bob Morris
ISBN: 9780060763268 0060763264
OCLC Number: 191930069
Description: 271 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Contents: Prologue: Stepping out, senior style --
Upon the wicked stage --
Queen mother --
Men, take one --
Men, take two --
Sickness and health --
My best girl --
What mirror, where? --
Grey matters --
My father, myself --
Brand-new game.
Responsibility: Diahann Carroll ; with Bob Morris.

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The barrier-breaking actress best known for her roles in Julia and Grey's anatomy discusses her four marriages, including her courtship with Sidney Poitier, the racial and sexual politics that shaped her roles in Hollywood and on Broadway, and the personal cost of her career.

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