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Michael Shaara : the soul of a writer

Author: Arthur Drooker; Jeff Shaara; Kevin Conway; HMS Productions.; Greystone Communications.
Publisher: North Hollywood, CA : Greystone Communications, ©1998.
Series: Filmmakers' Gettysburg, 4.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Traces the highlights of Shaara's dramatic and multi-faceted life, from his promising youth in Jersey City to his stints as a paratrooper, amateur boxer, policeman and teacher; from the triumph of winning the Pulitzer Prize to the tragedy of a motor accident that left him brain damaged until his untimely death in 1988. Plus insights into the man who brought the battle of Gettysburg to life for millions of readers in  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Michael Shaara; Michael Shaara
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Drooker; Jeff Shaara; Kevin Conway; HMS Productions.; Greystone Communications.
OCLC Number: 44001827
Credits: Executive producers, Craig Haffner, Donna E. Lusitana; editor, Kevin Browne; narrator, Kevin Conway; score, 615 Music Productions, Inc.; researcher, Billy Abramson.
Performer(s): Jeff Shaara, Helen Shaara, Ron Maxwell, Lila Shaara.
Description: 1 videocassette (60 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: Filmmakers' Gettysburg, 4.
Other Titles: Soul of a writer
Responsibility: an HMS Production ; produced by Arthur Drooker.

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Traces the highlights of Shaara's dramatic and multi-faceted life, from his promising youth in Jersey City to his stints as a paratrooper, amateur boxer, policeman and teacher; from the triumph of winning the Pulitzer Prize to the tragedy of a motor accident that left him brain damaged until his untimely death in 1988. Plus insights into the man who brought the battle of Gettysburg to life for millions of readers in his book The killer angels.

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