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James Dean : rebel life / John Howlett.

Howlett, John author. (Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Shelby County Public Library - Shelby County 921 Dean (Text) 78731000495214 Adult Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780859655347
  • Physical Description: 176 pages : black and white ilustrations, portraits, photographs 23 cm
  • Publisher: Plexus Publishing Limited : London,England 2016.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 176).
Filmography (pages 173-175).
Summary, etc.: "Destined forever to exemplify the spirit of rebellion and defiance, James Dean died in 1955 at the age of 24. His film career lasted just 16 months but produced three cinematic greats :"East of Eden," "Rebel without a cause," and "Giant".He had bit parts on the radio : "CBS Radio Workshop," "Alias Jane Doe," "Stars Over Hollywood," and "Sam Spade". The 1950s also, found him in many different television roles : "U.S.Steel Hour" episodes, "Martin Kane," "Kraft Theater," "Kate Smith Hour,"General Electric Theater," "Schlitz Playhouse," plus many more. He did a few roles on stage in the theatre as well. But who was the real James Dean? This interesting,informing book cuts through the hearsay to provide a difinitive glimpse of the man behind the myth, shedding a fascinating new light on the deepest enigmas of Dean's existence. Featuring a wealth of exclusive interviews with the co-stars, friends and lovers who knew him best of all, it remains the definitive portrait of one of the most misunderstood icons of all time, bringing him to life for generations to come." -- Provided by the publisher.
Subject: Dean, James Byron 1931-1955.
Entertainers > United States.
Actors > United States.

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