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Giant : Elizabeth Taylor, Rock Hudson, James Dean, Edna Ferber, and the making of a legendary American film / Don Graham.

Graham, Don, 1940- (author.).
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Available copies

  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 791.437 GRA (Text) 37323005391910 NONFIC Available -
Morgan Co PL - Morgantown Branch 791.4372 GRA (Text) 78551000536061 Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield 791.4372 Graham (Text) 31208912568989 non-fiction Available -
Thorntown PL - Thorntown 791.4372 GRA (Text) 30034001289068 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial 791.4372 GRAHAM (Text) 33946003331910 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250061904
  • ISBN: 1250061903
  • Physical Description: 323 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2018.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-312) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Long story short -- Beefcake baron -- Tell mama all -- Plantation life -- Lone star -- West of the Pecos -- Plein air -- Duel in the sun -- Being and nothingness in L.A. -- Love and marriage -- Last days at the Villa Capri -- Fanfare -- Meta-marfasis.
Summary, etc.:
"A larger-than-life narrative of the making of the classic film, marking the rise of America as a superpower, the ascent of Hollywood celebrity, and the flowering of Texas culture as mythology. Drawing on archival sources, Graham's Giant is a comprehensive depiction of the film's production, showing readers how reality became fiction and fiction became cinema."--Dust jacket.
Subject: Giant (Motion picture)
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts.
PERFORMING ARTS / Film / History & Criticism.
Texas > In motion pictures.
Genre: Nonfiction.

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