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The search for Philip K. Dick

Author: Anne R Dick
Publisher: San Francisco : Tachyon, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st Tachyon edView all editions and formats
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Offering an intimate perspective on the life of an important, prolific author, this revealing biography uncovers the inner workings of a cult figure through his tumultuous relationship with his third wife. Brilliant and charismatic, Philip K. Dick was known as a loyal friend, father, and husband, as well as a talented science fiction writer. His six-year marriage to the woman he described as ?the love of his life?  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
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Dick, Anne R.
Search for Philip K. Dick.
San Francisco : Tachyon, 2010
(OCoLC)555670753
Named Person: Philip K Dick; Philip K Dick
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Anne R Dick
ISBN: 9781616960391 1616960396 9781616960377 161696037X 9781616960384 1616960388
OCLC Number: 694099554
Description: 1 online resource (279 p.) : ill.
Contents: A LegacyIndex; About the Author;
Responsibility: Anne R. Dick.

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