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The Resource Burt Lancaster : an American life, Kate Buford

Burt Lancaster : an American life, Kate Buford

Label
Burt Lancaster : an American life
Title
Burt Lancaster
Title remainder
an American life
Statement of responsibility
Kate Buford
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of Burt Lancaster, the star of such films as Sweet smell of success, Elmer Gantry, Birdman of Alcatraz, The swimmer, Atlantic City, From here to eternity, Gunfight at the O.K. Corral, Judgment at Nuremberg, The leopard, 1900, and Field of Dreams, from his teenage years to the "anti-Communist witch-hunts" and on through his final years
Summary
From his teenage career as a circus acrobat to his celebrated Hollywood roles, Burt Lancaster's life is revealed in a biography that draws on the personal recollections of the actor's widow, friends, and colleagues
Award
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2000.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2000
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
157841
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Buford, Kate
Dewey number
  • 791.43/028/092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN2287.L246
LC item number
B84 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
NLM call number
B L244b
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Lancaster, Burt
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • Motion picture actors and actresses
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an American life
Label
Burt Lancaster : an American life, Kate Buford
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
  • Filmography: pages 347-359
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-429) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Set-Up 1913-1945 -- New York City Boy -- The Daring Young Man -- The Play 1945-1960 -- Discovery -- Taking Charge of the Asylum -- The Hero Business -- Zenith -- A Cookie Full of Arsenic -- The Fall -- The Payoff 1960-1990 -- Embracing the Zeitgeist -- Burying the Heroes -- Comebacks -- The End 1990-1994 -- Fade Out -- Epitaph
Control code
ocm41712166
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st edition.
Extent
ix, 447 pages
Isbn
9780679446033
Lccn
99037351
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)41712166
Label
Burt Lancaster : an American life, Kate Buford
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
  • Filmography: pages 347-359
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 361-429) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Set-Up 1913-1945 -- New York City Boy -- The Daring Young Man -- The Play 1945-1960 -- Discovery -- Taking Charge of the Asylum -- The Hero Business -- Zenith -- A Cookie Full of Arsenic -- The Fall -- The Payoff 1960-1990 -- Embracing the Zeitgeist -- Burying the Heroes -- Comebacks -- The End 1990-1994 -- Fade Out -- Epitaph
Control code
ocm41712166
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st edition.
Extent
ix, 447 pages
Isbn
9780679446033
Lccn
99037351
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)41712166

Library Locations

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