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Idol Rock Hudson : the true story of an American film hero

Author: Jerry Oppenheimer; Jack Vitek; James W. Jones Collection of Gay and Lesbian Literature.
Publisher: New York : Villard Books, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st editionView all editions and formats
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Rock Hudson's life had all the elements of a Hollywood tearjerker, not unlike one of the many he starred in during the 1950s: there weree the humble beginnings, the unhappy childhood, the yearnings for another life, the sudden rise to fame, the adoration of millions, and, ultimately, disintergration and tragedy.
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Named Person: Rock Hudson; Rock Hudson; Rock Hudson; Rock Hudson
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jerry Oppenheimer; Jack Vitek; James W. Jones Collection of Gay and Lesbian Literature.
ISBN: 0394554892 9780394554891
OCLC Number: 13581015
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiii, 273 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: by Jerry Oppenheimer and Jack Vitek.

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Rock Hudson's life had all the elements of a Hollywood tearjerker, not unlike one of the many he starred in during the 1950s: there weree the humble beginnings, the unhappy childhood, the yearnings for another life, the sudden rise to fame, the adoration of millions, and, ultimately, disintergration and tragedy.

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