The Resource The real James Dean : intimate memories from those who knew him best, edited by Peter L. Winkler ; foreword by George Stevens, (electronic resource)

The real James Dean : intimate memories from those who knew him best, edited by Peter L. Winkler ; foreword by George Stevens, (electronic resource)

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The real James Dean : intimate memories from those who knew him best
Title
The real James Dean
Title remainder
intimate memories from those who knew him best
Statement of responsibility
edited by Peter L. Winkler ; foreword by George Stevens
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"In the decades following his death, many of those who knew James Dean best--actors, directors, friends, lovers (both men and women), photographers, and Hollywood columnists--shared stories of their first-person experiences with him in interviews and in the articles and autobiographies they wrote. Their recollections of Dean became lost in fragile back issues of movie magazines and newspapers and in out-of-print books that are extremely hard to find. Until now. The Real James Dean is the first book of its kind: a rich collection spanning six decades of writing in which many of the people whose lives were touched by Dean recall their indelible experiences with him in their own words. Here are the memorable personal accounts of Dean from his high school and college drama teachers; the girl he almost married; costars like Rock Hudson, Natalie Wood, Jim Backus, and Raymond Massey; directors Elia Kazan, Nicholas Ray, and George Stevens; entertainer Eartha Kitt; gossip queen Hedda Hopper; the passenger who accompanied Dean on his final, fatal road trip; and a host of his other friends and colleagues. "--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 791.4302/8092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2287.D33
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Winkler, Peter L.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dean, James
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts
  • PERFORMING ARTS / Film & Video / History & Criticism
  • PERFORMING ARTS / Reference
Label
The real James Dean : intimate memories from those who knew him best, edited by Peter L. Winkler ; foreword by George Stevens, (electronic resource)
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-339) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 350 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781613734742
Lccn
2016003409
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
45dcd298-93ca-4cef-a5d1-4480d3b8e5ac
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)935885247
Label
The real James Dean : intimate memories from those who knew him best, edited by Peter L. Winkler ; foreword by George Stevens, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-339) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 350 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781613734742
Lccn
2016003409
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
45dcd298-93ca-4cef-a5d1-4480d3b8e5ac
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)935885247

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