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Saroyan : a biography

Author: Lawrence Lee; Barry Gifford
Publisher: New York : Harper & Row, [1984] ©1984
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A biography of the popular author follows his career from his first success to his death, detailing Saroyan's rise and fall, and noting the place in his life of ambition, anti-Semitism, and compulsive gambling.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lee, Lawrence, 1941-1990.
Saroyan.
New York : Harper & Row, ©1984
(OCoLC)557674982
Named Person: William Saroyan; William Saroyan; William Saroyan; William Saroyan
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lawrence Lee; Barry Gifford
ISBN: 0060151412 9780060151416
OCLC Number: 10606375
Description: xiv, 338 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
Contents: Part one, 1940-1950. Saroyan ; Impresario ; Moviemaker ; Soldier ; Married man --
Part two, 1908-1939. Tsoor Willie ; Writer --
Part three, 1950-1981. Exile ; Father ; Saroyan.
Responsibility: Lawrence Lee and Barry Gifford.

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A biography of the popular author follows his career from his first success to his death, detailing Saroyan's rise and fall, and noting the place in his life of ambition, anti-Semitism, and compulsive gambling.

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