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Goddess : the secret lives of Marilyn Monroe [electronic resource] / Anthony Summers.

Summers, Anthony. (Author). Postel, Donna. (Added Author). hoopla digital. (Added Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781541490925 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • ISBN: 1541490924 (sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 audio file (19hr., 42 min.)) : digital.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [United States] : Tantor Audio, 2017.
  • Distributor: Made available through hoopla

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by Donna Postel.
Summary, etc.:
Marilyn Monroe, born to deprivation and a series of foster homes, became an acting legend of the twentieth century. She married famous men, Joe DiMaggio and playwright Arthur Miller, and her many lovers included President John F. Kennedy. Her death, at thirty-six, is a mystery that remains unsolved to this day. Anthony Summers interviewed 600 people for this book, which reveals unknown truths, some funny, some very sad, about this brilliant but troubled woman. First to gain access to the files of Monroe's last psychiatrist, he throws light on Monroe's troubled psyche and her addiction to medications. He establishes once and for all that she was intimately involved with John and Robert Kennedy, who probably covered up the circumstances of her death.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Monroe, Marilyn, 1926-1962 > Relations with men.
Monroe, Marilyn, 1926-1962 > Death and burial.
Motion picture actors and actresses > United States > Biography.
Large type books.

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