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Lennon, Michael

Works: 65 works in 145 publications in 3 languages and 4,509 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Records and correspondence  Bio-bibliography  Pictorial works  Portraits  Fiction  Conference papers and proceedings  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: PS3525.A4152, B
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Publications about Michael Lennon
Publications by Michael Lennon
Most widely held works about Michael Lennon
Most widely held works by Michael Lennon
Norman Mailer : a double life by Michael Lennon( Book )
11 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 1,107 libraries worldwide
An authorized biography of the provocative chronicler of the second half of the twentieth century that reflects Mailer's dual identities: journalist and activist, devoted family man and notorious philanderer, intellectual and fighter, writer and public figure, and Jew and atheist
Critical essays on Norman Mailer by Michael Lennon( Book )
7 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 638 libraries worldwide
On God : an uncommon conversation by Norman Mailer( Book )
7 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 616 libraries worldwide
Presents a new view of the world by suggesting that it is created by an artistic God who often succeeds but can fail in the face of determined opposition, and that humans have been given freedom and responsibility to choose their own paths
Selected letters of Norman Mailer by Norman Mailer( Book )
9 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 521 libraries worldwide
"Mailer wrote almost 50,000 letters over the course of his life, keeping a copy of almost every one of them. He corresponded with presidents and politicians, artists and athletes, writers and editors, students, antagonists, fans, friends, his children, his loves, including his beloved sixth wife, Norris Church Mailer. Here are the letters of a precocious sixteen-year-old arriving from Brooklyn at Harvard. Here are the letters depicting the horrors of the war in the Pacific from a soldier's point of view. Here are the letters describing a young writer's struggle with his first novel, a manuscript that would become The Naked and the Dead. And here are the many, many letters of a man who spent sixty years in the spotlight. Read together, they form an autobiographical portrait of Norman Mailer"--
Conversations with Norman Mailer by Norman Mailer( Book )
12 editions published between 1988 and 2008 in English and held by 482 libraries worldwide
The James Jones reader : outstanding selections from his war writings by James Jones( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 262 libraries worldwide
Norman Mailer : works and days by Michael Lennon( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 162 libraries worldwide
On God : an uncommon conversation by Norman Mailer( file )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
In probing, amusing, and uncommon dialogues conducted over three years but whose topics he has considered for decades, Norman Mailer establishes his own system of belief, one that rejects both organized religion and atheism. He presents instead a view of our world as one created by an artistic God who often succeeds but can also fail in the face of determined opposition by contrary powers in the universe, with which war is waged for the souls of humans. In turn, we are given freedom--indeed responsibility--to choose our own paths. He believes that our individual behavior, a complex mix of good and evil, will be rewarded or punished with a reincarnation that fits the sum of our lives
Pontifications : interviews by Norman Mailer( Book )
6 editions published in 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 113 libraries worldwide
Marilyn, a biography by Norman Mailer( Book )
7 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 65 libraries worldwide
TASCHEN has paired Mailer's original text (his 1973 biography Marilyn) with Bert Stern's extraordinary photographs- widely considered the most intimate ever taken of Monroe- to create a fitting tribute to the woman who, at the time of her death in 1962, was the world's most famous, a symbol of glamour and eroticism for an entire generation. But though she was feted and adored by her public, her private life was that of a little girl lost, desperate to find love and security. Mailer's Marilyn is beautiful, tragic, and complex. As Mailer reflects upon her life- from her bleak childhood through to the mysterious circumstances of her death - she emerges as a symbol of the bizarre decade during which she reigned as Hollywood's greatest female star. This book, conceived by Lawrence Schiller, Mailer's collaborator on five works, combines the author's masterful text with Stern's penetrating images of the 36-year-old Marilyn. Photographed for Vogue magazine over three days at the Bel-Air Hotel, Marilyn had never allowed such unfettered access, nor had she looked so breathtakingly beautiful. Six weeks later, mysteriously, she was dead. In this bold synthesis of literary classic and legendary portrait sitting, Mailer and Stern lift the veils of confusion surrounding Monroe - the woman, the star, the sex symbol - and offer profound insight into an iconic figure whose true personality remains an enigma even today
The wars of the green berets : amazing stories from Vietnam to the present by Robin Moore( Book )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 51 libraries worldwide
Authors Robin Moore and Michael Lennon team up in this exciting new novel to tell the fictionalized stories of the men who have risked it all for the U.S.A.: the Green Berets. They take us from firefights on the Cambodian border during the Vietnam War to the streets and alleyways of Iraq today. They teach us what it was really like to patrol the streets of Mogadishu in the days of Black Hawk Down. They show the horror that was Saddam's Iraq during the first Gulf War. They take us to the moonscape that is Afghanistan in search of the Taliban. The Wars of the Green Berets continues the saga of Moore's classic The Green Berets, revealing more than a few tantalizing secrets and anecdotes for the first time
The Lincolns of Springfield, Illinois ( visu )
2 editions published between 1989 and 2009 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
Documents the 1987/1988 restoration of the Springfield, Illinois home of Abraham Lincoln
Norman Mailer's letters on An American dream, 1963-1969 by Norman Mailer( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 19 libraries worldwide
Water resources in Illinois : the challenge of abundance by James Krohe( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Norman Mailer's Provincetown : the wild west of the east by Norman Mailer( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Norman Mailer, moonfire : the epic journey of Apollo 11 by Norman Mailer( Book )
2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Undetermined and English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Der Klassiker äAuf dem Mond ein Feuerä, jetzt im Grossformat; mit umfangreichem Bildmaterial u.a. von der NASA und der Zeitschrift äLifeä nebst technischen Erläuterungen
Housing issues in Illinois ( Book )
1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
James Jones, reveille to taps ( visu )
3 editions published between 1985 and 2007 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Explores people, places, and events that influenced James Jones' literary works by interviewing members of his family, childhood teachers and classmates, associates from early adulthood, fellow novelists, and others
Reinventing Adelaide : issues and directions for a strategy ( Book )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
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Alternative Names
Lennon, J. Michael
Lennon J. Michael 1942-....
Lennon, Michael J.
English (88)
Spanish (2)
French (2)
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