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The ragman's son : an autobiography

Author: Kirk Douglas
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The noted actor talks about his childhood as the son of an illiterate Jewish ragpicker, the anger born of a difficult childhood, and how that emotion inspired him to succeed as a Hollywood star, fighter, father and friend.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Autobiography
Named Person: Kirk Douglas; Kirk Douglas; Kirk Douglas; Kirk Douglas; Kirk Douglas; Kirk Douglas; Kirk Douglas; Kirk Douglas
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kirk Douglas
ISBN: 0671637177 9780671637170
OCLC Number: 17917956
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 510 pages, [32] pages of plates : portraits ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Kirk Douglas.

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The noted actor talks about his childhood as the son of an illiterate Jewish ragpicker, the anger born of a difficult childhood, and how that emotion inspired him to succeed as a Hollywood star, fighter, father and friend.

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