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Thomas, Bob 1922-

Overview
Works: 120 works in 383 publications in 1 language and 19,449 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History 
Roles: Compiler, Interviewee, Performer, Redactor
Classifications: PN1998.A3, B
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Publications about Bob Thomas
Publications by Bob Thomas
Most widely held works about Bob Thomas
 
Most widely held works by Bob Thomas
Walt Disney : an American original by Bob Thomas( Book )
18 editions published between 1976 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,746 libraries worldwide
Book Description: Walt Disney is an American hero--the creator of Mickey Mouse, and a man who changed the face of American culture. After years of research, with the full cooperation of the Disney family and access to private papers and letters, Bob Thomas produced the definitive biography of the man behind the legend--the unschooled cartoonist from Kansas City who went bankrupt on his first movie venture but became the genius who produced unmatched works of animation. Complete with a rare collection of photographs, Bob Thomas' biography is a fascinating and inspirational work that captures the spirit of Walt Disney
Astaire, the man, the dancer by Bob Thomas( Book )
18 editions published between 1984 and 2001 in English and held by 1,555 libraries worldwide
Biography of dancer Fred Astaire
Disney's Art of animation : from Mickey Mouse to Beauty and the Beast by Bob Thomas( Book )
6 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in English and held by 1,158 libraries worldwide
The history of Disney and the magic of animation with basic techniques, examples of story sketches, layouts, animation drawings, and background painting, along with interviews with the animators themselves
Joan Crawford, a biography by Bob Thomas( Book )
17 editions published between 1978 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,004 libraries worldwide
Joan Crawford was, of course, an icon of the American film. Her strongly sculpted face graced 81 movies, and dominated such as Mildred Pierce, for which she won an Oscar, Humoresque, Grand Hotel, and Daisy Kenyon. She was a worldwide, great, durable star, and it seems highly unlikely that there's anyone out there who doesn't know her compelling eyes and carved cheekbones. Joan Crawford has reputed lesbian relationship
The road to Hollywood : my 40-year love affair with the movies by Bob Hope( Book )
5 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 994 libraries worldwide
I got rhythm! : the Ethel Merman story by Bob Thomas( Book )
6 editions published between 1985 and 1987 in English and held by 910 libraries worldwide
Golden boy : the untold story of William Holden by Bob Thomas( Book )
11 editions published between 1981 and 1983 in English and held by 883 libraries worldwide
My husband, Rock Hudson : the real story of Rock Hudson's marriage to Phyllis Gates by Phyllis Gates( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 852 libraries worldwide
Thalberg; life and legend by Bob Thomas( Book )
21 editions published between 1968 and 2000 in English and held by 840 libraries worldwide
Liberace : the true story by Bob Thomas( Book )
9 editions published between 1948 and 1989 in English and held by 833 libraries worldwide
Reveals for the first time both the public and secret life of one of American's greatest success stories
Building a company : Roy O. Disney and the creation of an entertainment empire by Bob Thomas( Book )
5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 803 libraries worldwide
After Walt's death in 1966, Roy postponed his retirement and tirelessly devoted his energies to completing the theme park Walt had begun in Florida. When it was finished, Roy named it Walt Disney World, "so people will know that this was Walt's dream." Building a Company is a fully authorized look at the other Disney genius, featuring never-before-published interviews, notes, letters, and photographs
Selznick by Bob Thomas( Book )
7 editions published between 1970 and 2001 in English and held by 689 libraries worldwide
King Cohn; the life and times of Harry Cohn by Bob Thomas( Book )
15 editions published between 1967 and 1990 in English and held by 667 libraries worldwide
The one and only Bing by Bob Thomas( Book )
6 editions published between 1977 and 1978 in English and held by 617 libraries worldwide
Winchell by Bob Thomas( Book )
4 editions published between 1971 and 1972 in English and held by 607 libraries worldwide
Bud & Lou : the Abbott & Costello story by Bob Thomas( Book )
5 editions published in 1977 in English and Undetermined and held by 582 libraries worldwide
Biography of Bud Abbott and Lou Costello, one of the greatest comedy teams of all time
Clown prince of Hollywood : the antic life and times of Jack L. Warner by Bob Thomas( Book )
4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 418 libraries worldwide
Marlon, portrait of the rebel as an artist by Bob Thomas( Book )
7 editions published between 1973 and 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 391 libraries worldwide
Disney's Art of animation : from Mickey Mouse to Hercules by Bob Thomas( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 377 libraries worldwide
Lavishly illustrated with sketches and paintings, a revised edition of the best-seller covers the entire history of animation at the Disney Studio, from the advent of Mickey Mouse to Disney's next feature film, Hercules
Reflections : a life in two worlds by Ricardo Montalbán( Book )
3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 376 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Thomas, Robert Joseph.
Thomas, Robert Joseph, 1922-
トーマス, ボブ
Languages
English (175)
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